Letters to a Young Feminist Author:Phyllis Chesler Phyllis Chesler's Letters to a Young Feminist is a visionary call to action from a leading feminist revolutionary. Weaving personal experiences into her account of the movement's history, Chesler discusses the fundamentals of feminism, assesses the accomplishments and failures of her generation, and encourages the inheritors of the movement to t... more »ackle all that remains to be done.« less
This book is a visionary message from a leading feminist to the generation of feminists - men and women - emerging today. With frankness and candor, Phyllis Chesler discusses the basic aspects of feminism, explains feminism's relevance in a world that is in danger of taking it for granted, and steers the next generation toward reclaiming feminism for itslef. Chesler examines sisterhood, sex, families, and motherhood, work, feminist heroism and the economics of power, providing guidance to the generation to come.