July 10, 2015

Roxane Gay: Confessions of a bad feminist (Video)

Have you read Bad Feminist yet? The author reads the title essay from that collection.

When writer Roxane Gay dubbed herself a "bad feminist," she was making a joke, acknowledging that she couldn't possibly live up to the demands for perfection of the feminist movement. But she's realized that the joke rang hollow. In a thoughtful and provocative talk, she asks us to embrace all flavors of feminism — and make the small choices that, en masse, might lead to actual change.

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