Rebecca Solnit on Silence, Pornography, and Feminist Literature

The following is part IV of the longer essay “Silence is Broken,” from Rebecca Solnit’s new essay collection, The Mother of All Questions.    “I want to write a novel about silence. The things people don’t say.” –Virginia Woolf A feminist literature investigates the nature of those silences, their causes, and their effects, peaking in the 1970s … Continue reading Rebecca Solnit on Silence, Pornography, and Feminist Literature