"Bracing, deft, witty, unflappable, and disarming." -- Kathleen Woodward, author of Aging and Its Discontents
"In terms of breadth of vision, scholarly integrity, and the sheer exhilaration of her writing, Gullette's work is essential reading." -- Mike Hepworth, Aging and Society
"[This] book certainly makes you think..." -- Frank Conroy, New York Times
About the Author
A pioneer in age studies and one of the most influential cultural critics of the midlife, Margaret Morganroth Gullette is also the author of the prize-winning Declining to Decline: Cultural Combat and the Politics of the Midlife. She is a Resident Scholar in Women's Studies at Brandeis.