A provocative collection of essays by one of the foremost thinkers of second-wave feminism In a career spanning four decades, Alix Kates Shulman has written on issues ranging from marriage, sex, and divorce to religious identity, age, and family devotion. Throughout her diverse body of work runs a staunch advocacy of equal rights and social justice. Beginning with her provocative essay aA Marriage Agreement, a written in 1969, and continuing through to the heartrending aCaring for an Ill Spouse, and Other Caregivers, a written in 2011, this collection provides a window into the social movements that defined an era. Witty, stirring, and poignant, A Marriage Agreement and Other Essays illustrates how each generation, in Shulmanas words, acan do no more than add its bit to the endless river of consciousness and change.aIn addition to her essays, speeches, books on political and social subjects, Emma wrote a long, detailed first-person account of her own life, rich in personal interpretation and speculation, her 1, 000-page autobiography, LivingMy Life. Readinganbsp;...
|Title||:||A Marriage Agreement and Other Essays|
|Author||:||Alix Kates Shulman|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2012-04-03|