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:D here's my list.

1. The Methodology of the Oppressed by Chela Sandoval
2. Soul Talk by Gloria Akasha Hull
3. Culture and Truth by Renato Rosaldo
4. Thirdspace by Edward Soja
5. Homo Ludens by Huizinga
6. Tales of Dark Skinned Women by Gargi Bhattacharyya
7. In Other Worlds by Spivak
8. Queer Phenomenology by Sara Ahmed
9. "A Cyborg Manifesto" by Donna Haraway
10. "Situated Knowledges" by Donna Haraway

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BRING IT!

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Attracts is also a metaphor but one that shifts the point of focus. Orientation is an internal push whereas attraction denotes an external pull. One only seems more "natural" based on the intuition, or "feelings" of one as a native speaker within a present context. But that doesn't make it less metaphorical. The use of orient, however, is the more appropriate metaphor here because of the spatial as well as the fact that "oriens" from which the word derives is the cardinal directional term for the east. The metaphor thus does double duty here and the "orientalism" and spatial notion of orient as an internal push are evident and appropriate.