Trouble, Butler and OWS

Tomorrow in my queering theory class, we will be discussing Occupy Wall Street in relation to Butler’s notion of the abject (we’ll see how this fits together). Anyway, here are some things from Butler on OWS that we will look at:

  1. Butler, Judith. Bodies in Alliance and the Politics of the Street
  2. Judith Butler at #OWS

And here is another blog post related to trouble and OWS, but that I won’t necessarily be discussing tomorrow: Little Rebels and OWS. Here’s the link for the screen shot below.

Finally, yesterday I was musing about the differences between the tea party and OWS. Here’s one response from the #occupywallstreet tumblr: