The Gendered Construction of Consumption by Clementine Morrigan

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this paper was written by clementine morrigan.

Intoxication culture is a culture that defines a normal person as a person who drinks and who drinks normally. Normal drinking, often referred to as social drinking, is a broad range of behaviors including drinking alcohol with a meal, getting…

this paper is by clementine as part of the presentation “sobriety as accessibility: interrogating intoxication culture”. 

please note content warnings for addiction, substance use, violence, trauma and sexualized violence.

The Addict Constructed as Disposable by geoff

from-the-margins:

this paper was written by geoff.

I should be dead. Isn’t that how the story usually goes? Boy is troubled, he rebels, boy gets into drugs and he has fun for a bit. Boy begins to struggle, he becomes addicted and continues to struggle. Boy continues to struggle even more, becomes desperate and…

i wrote this paper a year or so ago as part of the presentation for “sobriety as accessibility: interrogating intoxication culture”.

please note content warnings for substance use, addiction, trauma and mentions of death.