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Insecure at last : losing it in our security-obsessed world

Author: Eve Ensler
Publisher: New York : Villard, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Interweaves memoir and observation to explain how fears on both a personal and global scale result in a less secure existence.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Ensler, Eve, 1953-
Insecure at last.
New York : Villard, ©2006
(DLC) 2006046219
(OCoLC)70129196
Named Person: Eve Ensler; Eve Ensler
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Ensler
ISBN: 9781588365705 1588365700 1299236677 9781299236677
OCLC Number: 680048853
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 202 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: I. DRAWN TO WHAT I FEARED THE MOST: The first melting --
When I learned that bullets are frozen tears --
Almost flogged --
Under the burqa --
They blew her up 'cause they could not cut her down --
Dust --
Going the distance --
II. UNRAVELING: Vaginas--more terrifying than scud missiles --
The door that blew open --
A world of Brendas --
The memory of her face: Ciudad Juarez --
Waiting for Mr. Alligator --
The scariest thing about prison was not the spiked barbed wire --
Betty Gale Tyson is free --
III. LEAVING MY FATHER'S HOUSE: Reckoning --
Free falling --
The wave that came and took everything away --
IV. FINALLY EXPOSED: INSECURE AT LAST: Smack in the center of America --
Down to the zero of myself --
Diving --
Christmas Eve, 2005 --
In the name of security, they somehow forgot to protect the people.
Responsibility: Eve Ensler.
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Interweaves memoir and observation to explain how fears on both a personal and global scale result in a less secure existence.

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