Today sees the release of (Vagina Monologues writer and V-Day founder) Eve Ensler’s new book I Am An Emotional Creature; the secret life of girls around the world. I absolutely love the powerful work that Ensler does, whether it’s her feminist writings and performances or her activism and charity work, so I’m excitedly anticipating this new collection of monologues that ‘aims to inspire girls to take agency over their minds, bodies, hearts and curiosities’.
Whilst I eagerly await my pre-ordered copy to fall through the letterbox, I’ll leave you with this video of Ensler talking at TED about how we all need to embrace our ‘inner girl’. She finishes the lecture by reciting the monologue that gave the book its name…
Read Bust magazine’s review of the book here.By: Sarah Barnes, 09.02.2010 | Comments (0)
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