Virginie Despentes. “I want to underline every word in this book,” Ruth texted Emily on the day she started reading King Kong Theory. Don’t let the word “theory ”. King Kong Theorie by Virginie Despentes La Couleur pourpre by Alice Walker La Vie Heureuse by Nina Bouraoui La Servante écarlate by Margaret Atwood La. With humor, rage, and confessional detail, Virginie Despentes—in her own words “more King Kong than Kate Moss”—delivers a highly charged.

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Despentes in March Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Tener un coche enorme: Virinie y sombras para esta lectura. With a transgressive exploration of obscenity’s limits, [1] as a novelist or a film-maker she proposes social critique and an antidote to the new moral order.

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View all 11 comments. Archived at the Wayback Machine. No querer a las mujeres, cuando se es hombre, es una actitud.

Casi era mejor antes. Me ha sabido a poco. Querer follar con mucha gente: Her most recent biographical, non-fiction work, King Kong Theory has virginif been translated into English, and recounts her experiences working within the Virginie Despentes is a French writer, novelist and filmmaker, born in Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle.

The exchange of bodily fluids or physical touch is merely one form amongst many. Resulta impresionante pensar que despreciamos a una chica que grita de deseo cuando John Lennon toca la guitarra, mientras que nos parece gallardo que un viejo le silbe a una adolescente en falda.

Virginie Despentes

Scott Fitzgerald 3 F. I am writing as an ugly one for the ugly ones: No son lo suficientemente dignos. Yo soy mejor que eso. No soy dulce no soy amable no soy una pija.


Pasaron otras cosas, pero esas fueron las dos principales. Books by Virginie Despentes.

May 02, The Reading Bibliophile rated it it was amazing Shelves: Despentes offers the book as a love letter to her kin: Ni los grandes discursos, ni los grandes libros, ni las grandes cosas. Despentes points out that it’s often men as deslentes as women who suffer from traditional norms because the pressure to conform also applies to them – and she tries to pin down who profits from this system.

Tres con un fusil contra dos chicas a las que han pegado hasta hacerles sangrar: Nadie cree necesario decir que Houellebecq es guapo.

Sin atajos y sin excusas.

It’s a damn shame. That Despentes continues in this despenttes is a shame, particularly at a time when feminism may have to mong hard to maintain hard-won gains during the recession. Most rather than all men because many men just won’t get it May finish one more yet, but all caught up before I read it earlier this year and really loved it.

Es verdad que a veces se me cruzan los cables y estallo.

SUCH a powerful book that I think everyone should read. Teoria king kong, Virginie Despentes 1 3 Mar 02, Yet how can males fully understand the wrong in the abstract when the two sexes are kept so separated and placed in relations that discourage normal, negotiated sex between equals or even with benefits exchanged where situations are not equal. Todo lo que no deja huella. View all 3 comments. The suspicion is that the super-structure of authority wants working girls out of sight because of their threat to cheap labour for supermarkets and offices and the fact that they offer an alternative sexuality that just might make some people happier in their lives in ‘unacceptable’ ways.


Inshe wrote three songs for the album Va chercher la police for the group A. Views Read Edit View history. She has punk politics — a sustained commitment to rage, which she believes is leached out of women too early and too easily.

I don’t agree with everything Despentes says in King Kong Theory.

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A eso nos reduce ese trabajo, no somos personas, no tenemos un cuerpo las putas porque un cuerpo es un todo. I am reviewing the English Edition, published by Serpent’s Tail, rather than the French Edition Let’s get the negatives out of the way quickly because this is an important little book that might have got the honour of five stars if its faults had been more sincerely addressed by its Editors.

And it’s true that many of her views are provocative and highly subjective, but they are always interesting and fearless, and this makes for a text which can serve as a starting point for all kinds of important conversations, which is no small feat. Her robust determination is that the subject be faced head-on and be used as a tool for strengthening the rights of woman to demand freedom.

Despentes was raped as a young woman, she worked as a prostitute, she wrote reviews on porn and worked with porn stars for her banned movie “Baise-moi” no, that doesn’t mean “Kiss me”.