Chapter 24. The Scandalous Fall of Feminism and the “First Black President”

  1. Toby Miller
  1. Melissa Deem

Published Online: 1 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998809.ch24

A Companion to Cultural Studies

A Companion to Cultural Studies

How to Cite

Deem, M. (2001) The Scandalous Fall of Feminism and the “First Black President”, in A Companion to Cultural Studies (ed T. Miller), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470998809.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631217886

Online ISBN: 9780470998809

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Keywords:

  • feminism;
  • political movements;
  • civil rights;
  • politics;
  • optimism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Scandal, Civility, and Post-1960s Nostalgia

  • The National Body Minoritized

  • Lynching the President

  • Going Down on Feminism

  • Conclusion