"You're disgusting," I told her. "Look at you, snot streaming down your nose, and you won't say a word to stop it. You're such a nothing" Stories vs. silence is a reoccurring theme in Woman Warrior. In the ancient chinese culture woman were expected to be silent. The protagonist Kingston hates this because she associates silence with worthlessness.
Björk (born Björk Guðmundsdóttir; Solo Avant-garde alternative rock vocalist. Also, lead vocalist for punk band Spit and Snot, jazz fusion band Exodus, goth rock band Kukl, the surrealist group, the Sugarcubes. Winner of 4 BRIT awards, a Mojo award, 3 UK Music Video Awards, 4 MTV Music Video Awards, the Polar Music Prize from the Royal Swedish Academy of Arts. Ranked 29 in VH1's 100 Greatest Women in Music, 60th in Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers of All Time.)