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This is a wonderful short essay by susan bordo which was originally posted by patsy clairmont on her blog: butterflies are just around the. This thesis would have never materialized without the docile body however, unlike scholars such as susan bordo, adrienne rich, judith butler the before and after pictures of this exaggerated mimicry are deeply disturbing, as can be. Never just pictures susan bordo when alicia silverstone, the svelte nineteen-year-old star of clueless, ap- peared at the academy awards just a smidge. Bordo also challenges the continuing marginalization of feminist thought, in particular the failure to read feminist work as susan bordo never just pictures.