Promiscuities: The Secret Struggle for Womanhood

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Random House of Canada, Limited, 1998 - Teenage girls - 286 pages
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In Promiscuities, Naomi Wolf has written an exceptionally frank sexual memoir of an individual and a generation, and a call to women not only to reclaim but to celebrate their own sexual experiences, desires and histories.

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User Review  - nmele - LibraryThing

This is not always the best researched or best written book but Wolf is pointing out and exploring a number of provocative and important issues, like the lack of a definite, meaningful initiation into ... Read full review

PROMISCUITIES: The Secret Struggle for Womanhood

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This luminous personal memoir of a young girl's discovery and embrace of her own sexual desire is somewhat dimmed by the author's intrusive, familiar analysis of this culture's misrepresentation of ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Naomi Wolf's first book, The Beauty Myth, was published in 14 countries (over 70,000 copies in paperback sold in Canada to date) and is an international bestseller. Her second book, Fire with Fire, was also well received by critics and readers alike. Wolf has appeared on many national talk shows and speaks to college audiences across Canada and the United States on the topic of young women and feminism.

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