Communion challenges women to restore the search for love to its rightful place at the centre of our lives, as the journey we must choose to be truly free, bell hooks, renowned visionary and intellectual, explores the ways in which ideas about women and love have been changed by the feminist movement, by our full participation in the workforce and by the culture of self-help.
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'When bell hooks offers a book, I like to be standing at the bookshop when it opens' Maya AngelouAbout the Author:
bell hooks is a cultural critic, feminist and writer. She divides her time between teaching, writing and lecturing around the world. She is a Distinguished Professor of English at City College and lives in New York City.
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Book Description William Morrow, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Renowned visionary and theorist bell hooks began her exploration of the meaning of love in American culture with the critically acclaimed "All About Love: New Visions." She continued her national dialogue with the bestselling "Salvation: Black People and Love." Now hooks culminates her triumphant trilogy of love with "Communion: The Female Search for Love."Intimate, revealing, provocative, "Communion" challenges every female to courageously claim the search for love as the heroic journey we must all chose to be truly free. In "Communion," hooks, one of our most revered and acute social critics, answers all our questions about the place of love in a woman's life. In her trademark commanding and lucid language, hooks explores the ways ideas about women and love were changed by feminist movement, by our full participation in the workforce, and by the culture of self-help. Her penetrating words silence our fears about becoming women who love too much, yet they also challenge us. Her words stir us to devote as much of ourselves to love, to loving our partners, our bodies, our pasts, our parents, as we do our careers and our independence. In chapters as personal and prescriptive as bell is passionate and provoking, "Communion" guides us toward the path that leads to true fulfillment. This work exposes our fears, hopes, and longing, all the while addressing the powerful insight that women who cannot love can never really grow up. In "Communion," hooks celebrates the. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0066214424
Book Description William Morrow, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0066214424
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