Who is Germaine Greer

Germaine Greer (/ɡrɪər/; born 29 January 1939) is an Australian writer and public intellectual, regarded as one of the major voices of the radical feminist movement in the latter half of the 20th century.

Specializing in English and women's literature, she has held academic positions in England at the University of Warwick and Newnham College, Cambridge, and in the United States at the University of Tulsa. Based in the United Kingdom since 1964, she has divided her time since the 1990s between Queensland, Australia and her home in Essex, England.

Greer's ideas have created controversy ever since her first book, The Female Eunuch (1970), made her a household name. An international bestseller and a watershed text in the feminist movement, i...
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  • Robloxx52: here’s germaine greer, who was one of the founding mothers of feminism , who also used to attack traditional values and was completely against having kids and now look what she said years after . . “ i mourn for my unborn babies “
  • Rosiekaydance: germaine greer has long been a heroine. she speaks so clearly and with such controlled inner rage.
  • Poetrygrief: do you think germaine greer knows grief?
  • Ebeggin1: "the boy" by germaine greer is probably one of the weirder moments in radfem history
  • Needagin: marked as to-read: lines of life by germaine greer
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