She saw through that enough to write this book.
Taking courses in current cultural programs in vogue only provides employment for those who teach and propagate their ideology, with little good ensuing.
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 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 6 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 9 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 10 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 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
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 17 months ago 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
Recently read this book, very sad, what about "date rape" drugs, women portrayed as perpetrator/predator v. Read morePublished on May 8, 2008 by Date Rape - fantasy or reality
I greatly enjoyed Roiphe's writing style, which I believe made for easy, enjoyable reading. The book was interesting, but not without it's internal conflicts. Read morePublished on December 18, 2005 by L. S. Barrionuevo