The book 'girls & sex' y peggy orenstein studies the dilemmas of sexuality for today's young women - book review, la times. Close overlay buy featured book title girls & sex subtitle navigating the complicated new landscape author peggy orenstein your purchase helps support npr programming. Drawing on in-depth interviews with over seventy young women and a wide range of psychologists, academics, and experts, renowned journalist peggy orenstein goes where most others fear to tread, pulling back the curtain on the hidden truths, hard lessons, and important possibilities of girls' sex lives in the modern world. As students across the country prepare to return to school, peggy orenstein, the author of the recent book girls & sex, shares ideas on how young men and women should rethink intimacy in their.
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New york times bestseller a time top 10 book of the year • a san francisco chronicle book of the year the author of the new york times bestseller cinderella ate my daughter offers a clear-eyed picture of the new sexual landscape girls face in the post-princess stage—high school through college—and reveals how they are negotiating it. Peggy orenstein on girls faking orgasms, why oral sex is so popular with teens, and why the dutch delay sex and have fewer partners her new book, girls & sex, i asked a high school girl. Peggy orenstein is a new york times bestselling author, award-winning journalist, and internationally recognized speaker on issues affecting girls and women she is the author of six books, including her latest, don't call me princess. Orenstein is a great writer and has done homework to write this book, read research, psychological treatises, learned the history of baby dolls and barbie dolls, done interviews with girls and their moms, experts on many subjects, and even analysed current and original versions of fairy tales.
The latina girls we meet often become gang members and mothers, while school becomes increasingly irrelevant a comprehensive bibliography and annotated notes enhance orenstein's ardent and significant exploration of the adolescent roots of key women's issues. Peggy orenstein is the author of flux: women on sex, work, love, kids and life in a half-changed world an award-winning writer and speaker on issues affecting girls and women, she is a regular contributor to the new york times magazine, and her work has also appeared in the los angeles times, usa today, vogue, glamour, mirabella, details, elle. The author of girls & sex will discuss her book in conversation with katy sewall at 7:30 pm wednesday, april 20, at town hall seattle, 1119 eighth ave tickets are $5 and available at.