Gloria Steinem Reviews <i>The Color Purple</i>

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    Gloria Steinem Reviews The Color Purple

    Gloria Steinem praises Alice Walker's ability to move readers.

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    Gloria Steinem on Octavia Butler’s <i>Parable of the Sower</i>

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    Gloria Steinem on Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower

    A celebration of Octavia Butler's ground-breaking science-fiction novel.

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    Gloria Steinem on Domestic Violence and <i>Next Time, She’ll Be Dead</i>

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    Gloria Steinem on Domestic Violence and Next Time, She’ll Be Dead

    Ann Jones's groundbreaking, non-fiction work about battery deserves a re-read during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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    Gloria Steinem on Pat Conroy’s <i>The Great Santini</i>

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    Gloria Steinem on Pat Conroy’s The Great Santini

    "The Great Santini stands as a classic account of families whose structure is shaped by the rigid patriarchy around them."

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    Gloria Steinem on <i>Exterminate All The Brutes</i>

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    Gloria Steinem on Exterminate All The Brutes

    Author Sven Lindqvist takes readers on a journey of historical learning.

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    <i>The Mermaid and the Minotaur</i>: “The Uncle Tom’s Cabin of Men Raising Children”

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    The Mermaid and the Minotaur: “The Uncle Tom’s Cabin of Men Raising Children”

    Gloria Steinem on Dorothy Dinnerstein's classic and gender equality in early societies.

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    Still on the Edge

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    Still on the Edge

    Gloria Steinem discusses the continued importance of Marge Piercy's sci-fi classic Woman on the Edge of Time.

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    “Patriarchy is Neither Universal Nor Inevitable”

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    “Patriarchy is Neither Universal Nor Inevitable”

    Gloria Steinem on why reading Native American activist Paula Gunn Allen’s The Sacred Hoop will make you more hopeful about the future.

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    <em>The Handmaid’s Tale</em>: A Warning About Patriarchy and Power

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    The Handmaid’s Tale: A Warning About Patriarchy and Power

    Gloria Steinem on how Margaret Atwood's classic shows the significance of reproductive freedom.

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    Gloria Steinem on the Many Reasons to Read <em>The Group</em>

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    Gloria Steinem on the Many Reasons to Read The Group

    How Mary McCarthy's classic can be read as an indicator of change—or the lack of it.

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    Life Changing Lit: <em>The Color Purple</em>

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    Life Changing Lit: The Color Purple

    Gloria Steinem praises Alice Walker's ability to move readers.

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    Gloria Steinem Discusses <i>Sex & World Peace</i>

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    Gloria Steinem Discusses Sex & World Peace

    Valerie Hudson's critical book shows how violence against women is a proxy for nationwide violence.

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    Forever Relevant: <i>The Demon Lover</i>

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    Forever Relevant: The Demon Lover

    Gloria Steinem discusses the ongoing importance of Robin Morgan's political classic in understanding terrorism.

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    Gloria Steinem Presents: Reading Our Way to the Revolution

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