Women & Power: A Manifesto

Women & Power: A Manifesto

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"A modern feminist classic."—The Guardian

From the internationally acclaimed classicist and New York Times best-selling author comes this timely manifesto on women and power.  At long last, Mary Beard addresses in one brave book the misogynists and trolls who mercilessly attack and demean women the world over, including, very often, Mary herself. In Women & Power, she traces the origins of this misogyny to its ancient roots, examining the pitfalls… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Something to be scurried off with, and dispersed — something small and wieldy that might, with luck, take root and flower someplace new.

“Women & Power” is a clear, rich, subversive and witty argument about what power has meant to Western civilization from ancient times, and how its meaning could be changed in the future.

Kirkus Reviews : Women & Power (December 12, 2017)

An urgent feminist cri de coeur, spot-on in its utterly reasonable plea that a woman “who dares to open her mouth in public” actually be given a hearing.

Book Details  

Publisher: Liveright (December 12, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 128 pages

File size: 19.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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