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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He dreams of her at night . He sees her sometimes in a fury of wildness , her excitable frenzies pouring over his body in waves ; his head tossing becomes her head , a silky black mane on the pillows , large nostrils flaring , the long ...
His assistant recorded that his efforts were prodigious at the spring and the fall of the leaf , the fires scarcely going out day or night , sitting up all night until his chemical experiments were complete .
And what is she , in this night , becoming ? Buried from the light like the soil under the ice frozen solid . In this dark and cold season , this wintering time , when the moon becomes smaller ( just a shadow of herself ) and her heart ...
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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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