Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her
Women and nature is about memory and mutilation, female anger as power, female presence as transforming force. It embraces ritual and science, history and imagination, calling up the voices and body of our earth and restoring us to knowledge of her beauty and our own. In one of the infinite false polarities of patriarchy, both the exploiter-rapists and the sexist ecology movement have lumped women and nature together in a view negative for both of us.... Griffin has collected here the most apparently disparate materials ... into an extraordinary collage which, for all the research and hard intellectual work underlying it, becomes an intense physical experience.--Back cover.
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And when she is led out , finally , to the riding school or the track , even at her
moment of triumph , even after she has waited for this , as the flowers are put over
her silky neck , does she dream of the stable ? Does she dream of returning ?
This is his dream . Nothing will distract him . He will dream only of the future . He
will escape gravity . He will escape his enemies . In his solitary world of speed
nothing enters to disturb this dream . He is like a sleeper rapidly vanishing .
He awakens and turns from his left side to his right , then prays for God to protect
him from this dream . After two hours he falls asleep , dreams of a violent noise ,
and awakens again , seeing fiery sparks about the room . Thinking about the ...
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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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