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Revista Estudos Feministas

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MACEDO, Ana Gabriela. Postfeminism. Rev. Estud. Fem. [online]. 2006, vol.14, n.3, pp. 813-817. ISSN 0104-026X.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-026X2006000300013.

Departing from the entry on Postfeminism in the Dicionário da Crítica Feminista (edited by Ana Gabriela Macedo and Ana Luísa Amaral), I discuss the meaning of the concept not in isolation, but in affiliation with other concepts which somehow help to understand the complexity of this debate, e.g., Counter-feminism, Postmodernism, Counter-diction, Difference; Body; Image; Gynocritics, Cyberfeminism. I defend that despite all odds, Feminism still stands as a fundamental "counter-diction," a much needed oppositional discourse in our day and age.

Keywords : Feminism; Postfeminism; Backlash; Counter-diction; Gynocritics; Difference.

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