She saw through that enough to write this book.
Roiphe asks questions of herself and her readers not through ideology but through experience and the idea that there is a base reality of existence.
I just found this at my library's used book sale, and was surprised that it's 20 years old and still reflecting the headlines.
great book that is still relevant today even 20 years later. People often demonize Katie Roiphe without actually readin her work. Read morePublished 2 months ago by lam ting wah
I just found this at my library's used book sale, and was surprised that it's 20 years old and still reflecting the headlines. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Barbara Mcauliffe
I have yet to read ANY BOOK written since Roipe penned this in 1994, which so dead-on accurately describes how women have twisted Feminism into a welt of knots so tight, those... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Nannette LaRee Hernandez
Katie Roiphe continues to astound. As a psychoanalyst who has written about the strangely intense hatred of Barbie dolls as a symbol of everything wrong with western civilazation,... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Jean Hantman
Feminists don't like this book because it debunks their "rape culture" crying where they try to falsely claim that "1 in 4" college womens are raped. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Truewords
I may lose some 'friends' for saying so, but I found Katie Roiphe's The Morning After.it well argued - and rather tightly argued for a popular broadside. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Leonard Waks
A recent case of rape accusation at a campus in the Southeast has, due to the exoneration of the accused and charges brought against the accuser, led to a rash of further... Read morePublished on March 22, 2013 by Richard Nash Creel
Unlike many others who have enjoyed reading this book and asked questions like, "why did no one else think to blame feminists and suggest rape on college campus doesn't happen? Read morePublished on February 11, 2012 by Spinster
I love Roiphe's writing style. Perhaps envy is a better word. She was amazingly gifted writing this as a young woman now seventeen years ago. Read morePublished on July 11, 2011 by Graham H. Seibert