How To Choose The Correct Workplace Interiors
"Office folklore," the ubiquitous cartoons, parodies, and sayings photocopied, faxed, and displayed in millions of places of work across the United States, is an expressive nexus of individual and group, work and play, handicraft and know-how. This feminist cultural critique locates office folklore in the interstices of organizational construction as cooperatively created spaces of hypochondriasis, resistance, and pleasure for organizational members who participate in its enactment. We entered and explored this theoretical house through conversations with university employees members and textual exegesis of women‐centered objects of workplace folklore. The gendered (contexts of office folklore emerge as various discourses to organizational control.