Sexual stories at century’s end
We need to become awash in tellings.
When people define situations as real, they are real in their consequences.
(W.I. Thomas and Florian Znaniecki)
Oppressed people resist by identifying themselves as subjects, by defining their reality, shaping their new identity, naming their history, telling their story.
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Book title: Telling Sexual Stories:Power, Change, and Social Worlds.
Contributors: Ken Plummer - Author.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 1995.
Page number: 111.
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