Women & power : a manifesto

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Women & power : a manifesto
2017
Place Published: 
Publisher: 
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a Division of W.W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 
9781631494758
Edition: 
First American edition
Description: 
xi, 115 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Notes: 
"A version of 'The Public voice of women' first appeared in the London Review of Books, 20 March 2014; 'Women in power' was published, also in the London Review of Books, 16 March 2017. Both were lectures presented by Mary Beard in the LRB Winter Lecture series."--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-104) and index.
Preface -- The public voice of women -- Women in power -- Afterword.
Two essays connect the past with the present, tracing the history of misogyny to its ancient roots and examining the pitfalls of gender.
Author: 
Mary Beard
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