Of woman born: motherhood as experience and institution

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Bantam Books, 1977 - Family & Relationships - 328 pages
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Review: Of Woman Born: Motherhood as Experience and Institution

User 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

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User Review  - Irmak Ertuna-howison - Goodreads

it's a great analysis by a great poet but I wish it was more personal. Read full review

Contents

Anger and Tenderness l
1
The Sacred Calling
23
The Kingdom of the Fathers
39
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

Adrienne Rich has published more than sixteen volumes of poetry & four nonfiction prose books, & is the recipient of numerous awards & prizes. She lives in Santa Cruz, California.

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