Memoirs of an ex-prom queen: a novel

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Knopf, Apr 1, 1972 - Fiction - 274 pages
Sasha Davis recalls the experiences that followed her high school initiation into the rites of middle class society

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

This is an early fictional Feminist hit. While it was a popular book, I did not find it particularly striking. Perhaps by the time of reading, my world view was more in sympathy with the world's women, Read full review

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When it was originally published in 1972, Memoirs of an Ex-Prom Queen by Alix Shulman was considered quite shocking, as it ruthlessly exposes what it was like growing up female in middle class America ... Read full review


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Alix Kates Shulman is the author of four novels, including "Memoirs of an Ex-Prom" "Queen"; two previous memoirs, including the award-winning "Drinking the Rain;" and two books on the anarchist Emma Goldman.