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It's the tenth!

Once a month book_memes demands to know what are you reading?





What book are you currently reading?
How far in are you?
What's it about?
Are you enjoying it?



[my answers in comments]

Comments

readthisandweep
Aug. 22nd, 2010 02:42 pm (UTC)

Feminists in general will probably dislike this book,

On the contrary ~ for me (as a feminist) the book describes strong characters, given the times. Gwenhwyfar is in fact a victim (as were most women then.) Her strength is in her determination to uphold her religion; to choose her lover & in the end, when he proved himself less the hero she had imagined him to be, to be her own woman even though it meant the nunnery.

As an exploration of Goddess-centric practice, Mists is considered a classic by many eco-feminist Goddess women.