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‘Beurettes’, genealogy of a contemporary insult. Gender and race matters in France.

By on March 15, 2015

As a high school teacher in France, near Paris, I have the opportunity to witness the insults my pupils are exchanging, and to talk with them about those. This article deals with the use of one of these insults, which is the term ‘beurette’, and aims to interpret its meaning, the figures and imaginary constructions […]

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