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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That sound consists of waves . That the wave is a momentary shape produced by energy traveling through molecules of air , or wood , or steel . Whether this wave is heard by the human ear as sound , it is said ...
Each wave of a different speed causes a different place in the cochlea to play . We have become instruments . The hairs lining the cochlea move . We hear . To the speed of each wave the ear adds its own frequency .
The group velocity of waves . The period between one wave and another . Waves of waves . We turned back to our mothers . We listened for the stories of their lives . We heard old stories retold . The pitch . The volume . The timbre .
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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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