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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It is decided that in birth the female provides the matter ( the menstruum , the yolk ) and that the male provides the form which is immaterial , and that out of this union is born the embryo . And it is written in the scripture that ...
That as regards his intellectual faculties , the Negro partakes of the nature of the child or the female or the senile white . That woman's brain is smaller and the shape of her head closer to that of infants and those of the “ lower ...
85-6 . re - creation of the father : see CD , p . 13 . from the love : see NIL , pp . 85–6 , 129 . to abate . . . nature : see CD , p . 18 . girls . . . born castrated : see Freud , “ Female Sexuality , ” in Sexuality ...
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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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