Editing and reviewing the work of fellow and future feminists is for me a critical feminist practice.
“Happy/Unhappy” or: Thinking Through Happiness
by Maggie McCarthy and Maria Stehle
In The Promise of Happiness (2010), Sara Ahmed understands happiness as the promise of “happy objects,” as well as a form of affect that “sticks,” i.e. “sustains or preserves the connection between ideas, values and objects” that are also social goods (34).