Perfect is the Womyn's Studies Chair at Lost Locks University in Lost
Locks, Maryland. She contends: "The inherent inequalities in our
society are a direct result of our language. Lacan's system of interlocking
signs locks the Other--that feminized non-libidinized self-out. The
sign is the phallus, the phallus the pen-in other words, language itself.
The signified femayle, elided by the sign, is what I try to write. I
consider my poetry nothing less that Cixous's femme eciture:
the real, un-super-egoed anti-writing that will liberate all womyn from
Norma Perfect's Publication History
Note: This index only includes publication in the EastWesterly
Review and related journals.
Review: Issue 28
Review: Issue 25
as Mirror-Age: Images of Gender and Power in Samantha Buckett's Waiting
Review: Issue 15
In Due Time to Save the Femynyst Period?
Review: Issue 9
Old Navy: New Infantilism
Review: Issue 4
As I Sit Writing
in This Café
Review: Issue 2
Review: Issue 1
(and a Blackbird)--With Absolutely No Apologies to that...Man