G.I. Jane: “Empowering” Language

Here, I’m interested in the thinking about the language that finally brings O’Neill’s moment of “empowerment” in G.I. Jane.

The Use of Gendered Language in Latin

Hannah’s post in “My Problem with Rashida’s Tweet: #stopactinglikewhores” got me thinking about our recent class discussion that the very language we use to discuss gender and gender binaries are already embedded in excess of their meanings.