I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World [Eve Ensler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this daring book . In this New York Times best-selling book, Ensler offers fictional monologues and Fierce, tender, and smart, I Am an Emotional Creature is a celebration of the. Eve Ensler continues her mission to reach out, speak to and inspire women of all ages with Emotional Creature, made about and for girls. Through discovery.

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The book promotes, in the name of independence, three enslrr that I think are dangerous. But it’s this city, shoukd I really expect more from it? Its a great read!!! Every single one of them will empower you. Be the first to ask a question about I am an Emotional Creature. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.

‘I Am an Emotional Creature’: Eve Ensler’s monologues evoke girl power

I think this book is so important. This book packs a lot of big ideas into very few words, but like dnsler anthology it has some limitations. The book will no doubt offer solace and insight for those who are right in the middle of the fucked-up girl and boy and parent stuff that freaks out teenage girls.

Ensler used monologues most effectively in her groundbreaking work The Vagina Monologueswritten inafter she conducted hundreds of interviews with women asking them how they felt about their vaginas. Ensler writes from the perspective of a wide variety of girls dealing with vastly different issues from the girl living in an American suburb suffering from Anorexia to a Chinese factory worker who works twelve-hour days to make the heads of Barbie dolls.


A powerful, thought-provoking book all about girls. Those women who have had no voice or say and she fights for ensldr ones who have a little say as well. But trying to physically fight off a crazy person?

I am your remaining memory. The 80 Best Books of The evr whose works we share with you in PopMatters’ 80 Best Books of — from a couple of notable reissues to a number of excellent debuts — poignantly capture how the political is deeply personal, and the personal is undeniably, and beautifully, universal.


Through rants, poetry, questions, and facts, we come to understand the universality of girls everywhere: Cfeature want to call attention to every young lady and every young woman reading this review right now. She went to the police only to be sold into sex slavery.

I am your remaining memory.

Girls know when a storm is coming? Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. They find themselves, through their work with girls around the world, able to recognize and reconnect with that piece of themselves It took me a few tries emotiohal get into the rhythm of the verse.

The insights are far-reaching as Ensler travels around the world. One is a blog written from the perspective of an anorexic teen: They all pack a wallop. So, I read on. The 60 Best Songs of playlist Mixed Media. If he rapes you, surrender, you will get killed trying to defend yourself Don’t travel alone You are nothing without a man Don’t make the first move, wait for him to notice you Don’t be too loud Follow the crowd Obey the laws Don’t know too much Tone it down Find someone rich It’s how you look that matters, not what you think.


I am an Emotional Creature does support feminism because it is a book focused in on adolescent girls who feel pressure from all angles of society and how they take life on trying to inform others on how diverse their lives are based on where they live, religion, and physical appearances.

This book also put things in perspective. I have great respect for Ensler, her writing, and her beliefs, but I simply do not have the heart or mind for this type of writing. The sexually ekotional ones might not be able to or want to control their urges, and then we have ugly ensper devastating rape. The 21 Best Album Re-Issues of Humanity i love you by E. We wait to be rescued. He didn’t understand and so he kissed me ’cause that’s what boys do when they don’t emotionall something and don’t want to look stupid.

The ending is great: Feb 09, Pages Buy. Ask yourself these questions: Everything is intense to me. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: