On Lies, Secrets, and Silence: Selected Prose, 1966-1978
At issue are the politics of language; the uses of scholarship; and the topics of racism, history, and motherhood among others called forth by Rich as "part of the effort to define a female consciousness which is political, aesthetic, and erotic, and which refuses to be included or contained in the culture of passivity."
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Review: On Lies, Secrets, and Silence: Selected Prose, 1966-1978User Review - Jennifer Stalvey - Goodreads
I return to Rich's stunningly clear exploration of gender on a regular basis when I need reminding, when I need to be pierced by insight and told the truth. Read full review
Review: On Lies, Secrets, and Silence: Selected Prose, 1966-1978User Review - Ming Jiu Li - Goodreads
In the foreword, AR writes in response to the question, 'how shall we ever make the world intelligent on our movement' - "I do not think the answer lies in trying to render feminism easy, popular, and ... Read full review