L’abjection is something that disgusts you (Julia Kristeva)

CaptureJulia Kristeva, defining abjection, in a 1980 interview with Elaine Hoffmann Baruch.

2 thoughts on “L’abjection is something that disgusts you (Julia Kristeva)”

  1. One of the few things Julia Kristeva ever wrote that I can actually comprehend! Love ‘Powers of Horror’ + parts of ‘Black Sun’

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    1. I am not sure why, but POWERS OF HORROR infused itself into my consciousness in grad school, and it never left (this was a decade ago). I think her model/idea of abjection is a profound description of how we enter into consciousness.

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