[From the Archives] Redescriptions of Female Masochism

Rita Felski's "Redescriptions of Female Masochism" first appeared in issue 63-64 (Spring/Summer 2005) of the minnesota review. Of the terms bequeathed to us by the fathers of sexology, masochism is one of the most perplexing. Masochism has been depicted as craven submission or as wilful revolt, as a form of radical self-shattering or the epitome … Continue reading [From the Archives] Redescriptions of Female Masochism