One-Hit Wonder

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Many don’t want to “Open up” to a white man, because of the genocide and destruction of our African culture, and abuse in America. In turn, this gender construction functioned to legitimate women's exclusion from the public sphere. The tyr- anny of the biological family would be broken. (Dialectic of Sex, 11) In addition, cloning could offer gay and lesbian couples the chance to have their own biological children, a vision fictionally dramatized in Leona Gom's The Y Chromosome (1993) and Nicola Griffith's Ammonite (2002).

Pages: 352

Publisher: Dutton Adult (June 1, 2002)

ISBN: 0525946535

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