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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... of pairs of chromosomes and determining that there are twenty - three chromosomes , there are then over a million possible kinds of germ cells , and two such sets will give a possible number of combinations which is vastly greater .
There was the world we always knew possible . In our fleshless bodies we felt our hearts drop infinitely . To see what we had given up . In our terror . In our desire to speed as fast as possible . To be away from the terrifying roar ...
Their trip through this territory made the western expansion possible . See Bernard de Voto in his Introduction to The Journals of Lewis and Clark : " ... it satisfied desire and it created desire : the desire of the westering nation .
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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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