Re: to read or not to read... (fwd)

Cynthia Haynes (
Mon, 24 Mar 1997 15:03:15 -0600

On Mon, 24 Mar 1997, Ed Lotto wrote:

> And isn't it interesting that the two words singled out by this group for
> complaint--problematize and hegemony--are words developed in an attempt to
> help people see the way ideology works. Maybe the defences of an ideology
> work all too well. bring into the discussion an important point to remember. When I
replied to Stephen's discussion of beauty, I wanted to stress that
hegemony is not usually associated with beauty (though I kind of agree
with you about how it sounds :). Maybe it's just a dis/comfort level that
some do not want to cross into at conferences. Hard to say. I don't want
to ascribe motives where I have no reliable information. But, if Stephen
says he wants to be entertained at conferences and in the
classroom...that's kewl! :) Each to his/her own.


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