Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her
"A West Coast feminist and poet draws from myth, legend, history, religion, sociology, science, and other sources to trace the evolution of attitudes toward and perceptions of women and nature."--Goodreads website.
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And it is written that women have the defect of “ inordinate affections and passions ” and overlively imaginations , and for this reason young girls should not be taught Italian and Spanish , since books written in both those languages ...
Yes , nature is merciless and insatiable , it is said , red in tooth and claw , it is written . ( And it is also written that nature lives and breathes by crime . Hungers at her pores for bloodshed . Aches in her nerves for sin .
And it is also written that when a woman steps out of the sphere of passivity , when she becomes too active , she endangers the men around her . ( " ' Thus she ascends on the driver's seat , and holds the reins herself , " it is written ...
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I realize this is considered a classic in feminist literature, but it is not anything like what I was expecting and I found Griffin's stream of consciousness style to be very distracting. This is not ... Read full review
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LAND Her Changing Face
TIMBER What Was There for Them
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