Thursday December 5, 2019

Grappling with guilt as feminism comes to a crucial crossroads

16th September, 2018
Deborah Frances-White: she identifies many of the problems facing contemporary feminism, but offers few solutions

Non-Fiction: The Guilty Feminist, By Deborah Frances-White, Virago, €17.95

In the introduction to The Guilty Feminist, a tie-in with the prodigiously successful podcast of the same name, author and host Deborah Frances-White explains that she needed a place for the morally flawed feminist whose inner life doesn’t always align with the contents of their tweets. She writes: “I lived in the knowledge that my beliefs were firm but my feelings existed on a...

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