The Straight Mind // One is not Born a Woman
MONIQUE WITTIG (1935-2003) WAS A FRENCH RADICAL
LESBIAN THEORIST. SHE WAS INVOLVED IN GROUPS SUCH
AS Les Féministes Révolutionnaires AND Les Gouines
Rouges (THE RED DYKES).
THE STRAIGHT MIND was published in 1980.
one is not born a woman was published in 1981.
both texts taken from wittig’s essay collection
‘the straight mind and other essays’.