Tag: Embodiment


What does thinking about affect mean for the politics of the religious studies classroom?

Body Politics

Why does Trump’s face matter? Why does Trump—a world-class performer and master of the craft of showmanship—practice shaping his face? What does his face do? Is Trump’s face part of his power?

Body Politics, Essays

There is a connection between addressing toilet provision as a justice issue and accepting the fact that no one can live without eliminating waste.

Body Politics, Quick Takes

Gendered public restrooms and confessionals operate by frighteningly similar schemas.

Body Politics, Quick Takes

The necessary elimination of fluids from the body shouldn’t be the pretext for the unnecessary elimination of immigrants from the body politic.

Body Politics, Quick Takes
Do Your Business

“Do your business” is not just a command for Chloe to relieve; it is also an invitation to transgress boundaries and increase the flow of toilet justice.

Body Politics, Quick Takes