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Naomi Sawelson-Gorse

Naomi Sawelson-Gorse is a California-based scholar and curator.

Titles by This Editor

Essays on Sex, Gender, and Identity

For all of its iconoclasm, the Dada spirit was not without repression, and the Dada movement was not without misogynist tendencies. Indeed, the word Dada evokes the idea of the male—both as father and as domineering authority. Thus female colleagues were to be seen not heard, nurturers not usurpers, pleasant not disruptive.