elfhood

elfhood

(ˈɛlfhʊd)
n
(European Myth & Legend) the state of being an elf
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One could say that this intersection was coincidental, that a movement characterized by a new and vigorous sense of subjectivity, individually and collectively, only randomly intersected another movement whose elucidation of themes included that of an increasingly de-centered s elfhood and a nostalgia for premodern epistemologies of a unified and coherent subject.
In print she has admitted to unsafe sex, inventoried her debts and spending habits, and chronicled her waitership at the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, much the way David Sedaris chronicled his elfhood at Macy's SantaLand.