Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Camille Paglia

The indispensible Arts & Letters Daily features Camille Paglia, presenting her keynote address to The Legacy and Future of Feminism conference at Harvard University on April 10th 2008, entitled 'Feminism Past and Present: Ideology, Action, and Reform.'

Camille Paglia is a pro-sex feminist who’s still for porn and prostitution. But champions of chastity, she says, also stand in a great feminist tradition of defying groupthink... more»
The speech, here in .pdf format, details some differences between American Feminism and the Feminism in the British tradition that we are presently studying. Paglia also disavows the term "post-Feminism" and explains why.

No comments: