Of Woman Born: Motherhood As Experience and Institution
The experience is her own—as a woman, a poet, a feminist, and a mother—but it is an experience determined by the institution, imposed on all women everywhere. She draws on personal materials, history, research, and literature to create a document of universal importance.
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Review: Of Woman Born: Motherhood as Experience and InstitutionUser Review - Kenya Wright - Goodreads
I read this long ago in one of my Feminist Theory courses. It basically changed my life and I believe I was lucky to read this before actually becoming a mother. I have so much less mother's guilt as I pursue my writing career. Read full review
Review: Of Woman Born: Motherhood as Experience and InstitutionUser Review - Irmak Ertuna-howison - Goodreads
it's a great analysis by a great poet but I wish it was more personal. Read full review