Rasa Balockaite

is associate professor of Social and Political Theory at Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania.


"Go West..."

Myths of femininity and feminist utopias in East and West

Working illegally in the West, eastern European women take care of “the logistics of bodily experience”, freeing western women to participate alongside men in business, science and politics.

Between mimesis and non-existence

Lithuania in Europe, Europe in Lithuania

Cultural and political life in Lithuania is marked by what Homi K. Bhabha called an “ironic compromise”, writes Rasa Balockaite. The Lithuanian is “almost a European but not quite”.

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