Becoming Myself

Becoming Myself

Reflections on Growing up Female

Book - 2006 | 1st ed.
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In the tradition of The Right Words at the Right Time, a collection of original essays on the joys, trials, and unexpected outcomes of growing up female by dozens of celebrities, writers, and exceptional women

An inspiring collection of essays from a wide range of notable women, on the experience of being female. Sixty-seven original essays from celebrities and writers, including Meryl Streep, Kate Winslet, J.K. Rowling, Julia Stiles, Maya Angelou, Kate Spade, Helen Hunt, Zane, Patti LaBelle, Joyce Carol Oates, Lily Tomlin, and many more. Subjects covered include everything from how it felt for Vanessa Williams to be stripped of her Miss America crown to Meryl Streep's definition of real freedom. The essays are funny, poignant, indignant, nostalgic, and powerfully female.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781401301392
Branch Call Number: 920.720973 B398
Characteristics: xiv, 288 p.
Additional Contributors: Shalit, Willa 1955-


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