Thu, 05/16/2013 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Eve Ensler on her memoir In the Body of the World
Host Don Merrill speaks with Eve Ensler, activist, playwright, and author of The Vagina Monologues. Her new book is In the Body of the World, a visionary memoir of separation and connection. While working in the Congo,Eve Ensler is shocked to encounter the horrific rape and violence inflicted on the women there and soon after is diagnosed with uterine cancer. As she connects her own illness to the devastation of the earth and her life force to the resilience of humanity, she is finally joined to the body of the world.
Eve Ensler speaks at Powell's City of Books Thursday, May 16th, at 7:30PM.
Thursday the 16th, 7:30pm / Powell's City of Books