9781631494758 (hardcover) 1631494759 (hardcover)
Two essays connect the past with the present, tracing the history of misogyny to its ancient roots and examining the pitfalls of gender.
"A version of 'The Public voice of women' first appeared in the London Review of Books, 20 March 2014; 'Women in power' was published, also in the London Review of Books, 16 March 2017. Both were lectures presented by Mary Beard in the LRB Winter Lecture series."--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-104) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Preface The public voice of women Women in power Afterword.
Reproduction of (manifestation): Beard, Mary, 1955- Women & power London : Profile Books Ltd, 2017
New York, N.Y. ; London : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a Division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2017.