I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World

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Villard, 2011 - Social Science - 159 pages
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In this daring book, internationally acclaimed author and playwright Eve Ensler offers fictional monologues and stories inspired by girls around the globe. Fierce, tender, and smart, I Am an Emotional Creature is a celebration of the authentic voice inside every girl and an inspiring call to action for girls everywhere to speak up, follow their dreams, and become the women they were always meant to be.


This paperback edition features new material about starting a discussion group based on the book.
 

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User Review  - ariahfine - LibraryThing

This book is amazing. I'm not usually a huge fan of poetry as many times it's too abstract, but this collection of poetry and essays is so grounded and vivid in capturing the emotions of girls and ... Read full review

A Truly Amazing Book

User Review  - snowbird22 - Borders

This was truly an amazing look at the lives of young women around the world. I would recommend this book to ANY women, of ANY age. This books speaks to every female and their secret inner female they ... Read full review

Contents

LESS IHAN A DOLLAR A
129
Manifesta to Young Women and Girls
141
Discussion Questio ns
149
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Eve Ensler is an internationally bestselling author and an acclaimed playwright whose works for the stage include The Vagina Monologues, Necessary Targets, and The Good Body. She is the author of Insecure at Last, a political memoir. Ensler is the founder of V-Day, the global movement to end violence against women and girls. In the last decade, V-Day has raised more than $70 million for grassroots groups that work to end violence against women and girls around the world. Eve Ensler lives in Paris and New York City.


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