Katha Pollitt? What - is - not - to - like? Been hooked on her since I happened upon Subject to Debate (all five star reviews! Read morePublished on June 26, 2012 by Simon Barrett 'Il Penseroso'
Ms. Pollitt is a rare gem: a brilliant intellectual who knows how to write simply and well. At times hilarious, at others depressing, this book gets to the point better than just... Read morePublished on December 20, 2002 by neriana
The negative reviews of this book posted below sure sound like they were all written by the same person, don't they. Just read the book.Published on June 17, 2001 by Summers Hoff Chris
I always enjoy Ms. Pollitt's work and never miss her columns in "The Nation." This collection is, I believe, her finest.Published on March 17, 2001
No writer has better clarified issues of women's lives in America and the world for me than Katha Pollitt. Read morePublished on December 14, 2000 by Matthew Cheney
Pollitt is still crusading for a brand of feminism that is hardly daring nowadays. This is the Gloria Steinem school of feminist politics. Read morePublished on October 12, 2000 by Renee Thorpe
its simply boring or, as one reviewer put it, it is awfully conventional. Good book for kids, though, who should all be able to read it. (Is that a good thing I wonder! Read morePublished on December 4, 1999 by jennifer Holmes
well, women may indeed be reasonable creatures, but KP isnt one of them, just as this general category (women) is not equivalent to upper middle-class white gals from the upper... Read morePublished on November 24, 1999