Men Explain Things To Me

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1783780800
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A website named “Academic Men Explain Things to Me” arose,and hundreds of
university women shared their storiesofbeing patronized, belittled, talked over,
andmore. The term “mansplaining” was coined soon afterthepiece appeared,
andIwas sometimes credited withit. In fact, I had nothing to dowithits actual
creation,though myessay, along with allthe menwho embodied the idea,
apparently inspired it. (I have doubts about the word and don't use it myselfmuch;
itseems to meto go a ...

The Mother Of All Questions

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1783783567
Size: 60.21 MB
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Following on from the success of Men Explain Things to Me comes a new collection of essays in which Rebecca Solnit opens up a feminism for all of us: one that doesn't stigmatize women's lives, whether they include spouses and children or ...


Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101199558
Size: 55.85 MB
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A passionate, thought provoking exploration of walking as a political and cultural activity, from the author of Men Explain Things to Me Drawing together many histories--of anatomical evolution and city design, of treadmills and labyrinths, ...

A Field Guide To Getting Lost

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 184767660X
Size: 29.71 MB
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A Field Guide to Getting Lost takes in subjects as eclectic as memory and mapmaking, Hitchcock movies and Renaissance painting, Beautifully written, this book combines memoir, history and philosophy, shedding glittering new light on the way ...

The Faraway Nearby

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101622776
Size: 73.61 MB
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Woven together, these stories create a map which charts the boundaries and territories of storytelling, reframing who each of us is and how we might tell our story. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Loose Leaves Palm Trees

Author: Charles Knause
ISBN: 1312482818
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... Rebecca Solnit's latest book Men Explain Things to Me. Ms. Solnit was a
special guest on the one hour online news show produced by Pacifica and
starring Ms. Amy Goodman called “Imperialism Now” by some and “Democracy
Now” by others. The purpose of the half hour interview with Ms. Solnit was by way
of a response to the mass shooting in Santa Barbara to raise the fear factor
among women for the purpose of perhaps the benefit of the gun lobby. Most
people do not know it ...

Hope In The Dark

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608465799
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Writer, historian, and activist Rebecca Solnit is the author of eighteen or so books on feminism, western and indigenous history, popular power, social change and insurrection, wandering and walking, hope and disaster, including the books ...