Marge PiercyMarge Piercy has written 17 novels including The New York Times Bestseller Gone To Soldiers; the National Bestsellers Braided Lives and The Longings of Women, and the classic Woman on the Edge of Timeand He, She and It and most recently Sex Wars; ; 19 volumes of poetry including The Hunger Moon: New & Selected Poems 1980-2010, The Crooked Inheritance and in spring 2015, Made in Detroit; and a critically acclaimed memoir Sleeping with Cats. Born in center city Detroit, educated at the University of Michigan and Northwestern, the recipient of four honorary doctorates, she is active in antiwar, feminist and environmental causes.

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A panel hangs over me

On Thursday, May 4th @ 6:30 PM I take part in a panel in NYC: “Gender, Power, and Authoritarianism in the Dystopian Age: The dominating power of the state to control our thoughts, emotions, and sexuality has been the dominant concern of many women writers, and is reflected in some of the best dystopian literature of […]

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