Women’s Public Voice: points left out of Mary Beard’s history of speech

Élan Vital 2015-12-22

Summary:

Bruce recently recommended an essay on the historical public voice of women, by noted classicist Mary Beard. Beard is a fine and provocative writer; it is good rhetoric. But I don’t think it gives much insight into historical causes, or ways we can bring about change. Women face deeply gendered and hateful criticism today, particularly online. […]

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http://blogs.harvard.edu/sj/2014/03/02/womens-public-voice-points-gaps-mary-beards-history/

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Date tagged:

12/22/2015, 16:38

Date published:

03/02/2014, 21:38