The Madwoman's Underclothes: Essays and Occasional Writings

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Atlantic Monthly Press, 1987 - Feminism - 305 pages
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Germaine Greer on marijuana, the women's movement, women's sexuality, erotica, Jimi Hendrix, pornography, Norman Mailer, sexual ethics, birth control, abortion, rape, the 1972 Democratic convention, Brazil, Cuba, Ethiopia.

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If you have ever wondered why people make much of Germaine Greer (I often did) this book shows her writing at its best. I think that essays suit Greer better than books. The discipline of a short ... Read full review

The madwoman's underclothes: essays and occasional writings

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Greer is known for The Female Eunuch (1969), one of the germinal works of second-wave feminism, and The Obstacle Race (1979), a pioneering study of women artists. This collection of reviews, columns ... Read full review

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Germaine Greer is a writer, academic, and critic, and is widely regarded as one of the most significant feminist voices of our time. Her bestselling books include The Female Eunuch and The Whole Woman. She lives in northwest Essex, England, and has taught Shakespeare at universities in Australia, Britain, and the United States.

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