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Griffin, Susan

Overview
Works: 137 works in 388 publications in 10 languages and 12,005 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Diaries  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Editor, Thesis advisor, Signer
Classifications: HQ1150, 363.47
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Woman and nature : the roaring inside her by Susan Griffin( Book )

49 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cornerstone of feminist literature, the author ponders the place and role of women in a predominantly patriarchal society. Her evocative explorations of far-ranging elements of human experience expose the hypocrisy of standard assumptions of gender and the environment
Pornography and silence : culture's revenge against nature by Susan Griffin( Book )

28 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maintaining that sado-masochism has become endemic to our society, Griffin considers pornography as a crucial expression of modern culture and surveys the plots and images of pornographic books, movies, and magazines
A chorus of stones : the private life of war by Susan Griffin( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Employs diaries, biographies, interviews, artwork, literature, psychology, and historical documents to illustrate the role of gender, sexuality, aspirations, and public personae in the causes and effects of war
The book of the courtesans : a catalogue of their virtues by Susan Griffin( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griffin traces the role and influence of coutesans in Western society from Mme. de Pompadour to Liane de Pougy to Sarah Bernhardt
The eros of everyday life : essays on ecology, gender and society by Susan Griffin( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griffin examines the nature of women and women's roles in Western culture, and shows how the ways that we subordinate the role of women in society are deliberately similar to the ways that we attempt to exclude and subordinate nature. Featuring the brilliant original title essay that is nothing less than an intellectual and emotional exploration of the nature of Western society itself, as well as Susan Griffin's best previously published essays over the past decade, The Eros of Everyday Life combines the beautiful lyricism and sensibility of a poet with the intellectual rigor of one of the finest and most original minds writing today
Made from this earth : an anthology of writings by Susan Griffin( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rape, the power of consciousness by Susan Griffin( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What her body thought : a journey into the shadows by Susan Griffin( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griffin believes that we must tell our stories to maintain our own integrity and authority, so that the sources of suffering become visible and validated. She writes passionately of a society in which we are all cared for through the rooted-ness of our connections. How the wound of being allowed to suffer points to our need to meet at the deepest level, to make an exchange at the nadir of life and death, the giving and taking that will weave a more spacious fabric of existence, communitas, community. Her views of the larger problems of illness and society are deeply illuminating. What Her Body Thought is a companion volume to A Chorus of Stones: the Private Life of War. Both books are part of a series entitled This Common Body: A Social Autobiography. Includes information on chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome
Like the iris of an eye by Susan Griffin( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rape, the politics of consciousness by Susan Griffin( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful feminist examination of the deeply ingrained roots of rape in our shared cultural values Rape is the most frequently occurring violent crime in America. In this courageous, controversial, and groundbreaking work, the poet, feminist, and philosopher Susan Griffin examines rape as an inevitable result of a culture that celebrates and rewards aggressive sexual behavior in men, and one in which male dominance and female submissiveness have long been considered natural. With razor-sharp intelligence, clear-eyed candor, and surprising lyricism, Griffin explores the psychological, histor
Bending home : selected & new poems, 1967-1998 by Susan Griffin( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by award-winning playwright Susan Griffin
Unremembered country : poems by Susan Griffin( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transforming terror : remembering the soul of the world by Susan Griffin( Book )

12 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection offers a new paradigm for moving the world beyond violence as the first, and often only, response to violence. Through essays and poetry, prayers and meditations this book demonstrates that terrorist violence can never be stopped by a return to the thinking that created it
Voices : a play by Susan Griffin( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices : a play for women by Susan Griffin( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made from this earth : selections from her writing, 1967-1982 by Susan Griffin( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let them be said by Susan Griffin( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Tugenden der Kurtisanen : mächtige Frauen mit eigener Moral ; von Madame de Pompadour bis Lola Montez by Susan Griffin( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrace l'histoire des courtisanes en tout genre, grisettes, lorettes, cocottes, demi-castors et autres grandes horizontales, de la Renaissance au début du XXe siècle, avec une préférence pour les périodes de gloire que furent pour elles le second Empire, la Belle Epoque, les années folles
Dear sky by Susan Griffin( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wrestling with the angel of democracy : on being an American citizen by Susan Griffin( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exploration of American history, emphasizing the inner lives of pivotal figures, demonstrates that ultimately democracy is not only a system of governance, but, in its fullest form, represents a revolution in consciousness--one still unfolding today. Beginning with an exploration of the life and thought of Thomas Jefferson, Griffin identifies two aspects of the American psyche: the "psychology of empire," characterized by a desire for safety, order, and control, and the "psychology of democracy," characterized by equality, empathy, and truth telling. According to Griffin, these two psychologies have been battling for supremacy from our country's earliest inception. Griffin's exploration of American history is interwoven with personal memoir exploring her upbringing and political awakenings in 1950s California. Griffin argues that the birth of American democracy signaled a fundamental shift in our most deeply held values and understandings, yet she suggests that the work of establishing democracy in this country has not been completed.--From publisher description
 
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The book of the courtesans : a catalogue of their virtues
Alternative Names
Griffin, Susan M.

Susan Griffin Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Susan Griffin écrivaine et féministe américaine

גריפין, סוזן

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グリフィン, スーザン

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Pornography and silence : culture's revenge against natureA chorus of stones : the private life of warThe book of the courtesans : a catalogue of their virtuesThe eros of everyday life : essays on ecology, gender and societyRape, the power of consciousnessWhat her body thought : a journey into the shadowsBending home : selected & new poems, 1967-1998Transforming terror : remembering the soul of the world