Jessica Durham

Jessica Durham is a Melbourne-based cultural critic working in queer theory, feminist criticism, and contemporary women's literature. She has published in Macquarie Matrix, Colloquy and Transcultural Studies.

Mansplaining Abortion in Alexis Late’s ‘Procedure’

In stanzas 1 to 3 the speaker begins in conversations experienced as attack, with a metaphor of a hunter trapping an insect, and the speaker expressing herself as insect under threat of being devoured.

Posted in ARTWORKS, ESSAYS | Tagged , ,