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This (dis)embodied, reificatory quality is clearly evident in Monster's anti-feminist intertext, as no public interview with Charlize Theron neglected to emphasize her corporeal transformation into the overweight and conventionally unattractive lesbian/Wuornos (e.
Postmodernity, on the other hand, seeks to put an end to the manipulable domination of instrumental reason, of the reificatory thinking of positivism and rationalism.
And must all nonartistic notions of truth lead to instrumental and reificatory thinking?