Synopses & Reviews
One of the feminist movement's most important activists, Brownmiller now brings vividly to life, as only she can, the colorful cast of characters on whose shoulders we stand, and the landmark events of the revolution that transformed our society.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -350) and index.
About the Author
Susan Brownmiller is the author of Against Our Will: Men, Women And Rape; Femininity; Waverly Place, a novel; Seeing Vietnam, and Shirley Chisholm, a biography for children. She has written for The New York Times, The Village Voice, Esquire, Vogue, Rolling Stone, The Nation, and many other publications. She lives in New York City.
Table of Contents
The founders -- An independent movement -- Which way is utopia? -- Confrontation -- "Abortion is a woman's right" -- Enter the media -- Full moon rising -- "Rape is a political crime against women" -- Internal combustion -- Feminist author -- "No man is worth dying for" -- Its name is sexual harassment -- The pornography wars.