Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Feminist Quote of the Day – Simone de Beauvoir – On Prostitution

Filed under: Feminism Tagged: Feminism, Simone de Beauvoir, The DWR Feminist Quote of the Day

Dead Wild Roses: The Second Sex and Simon de Beuvoir – One is not born, but rather becomes a Woman – Explained!

I am so beyond tired of English speakers misinterpreting this quote and making it mean the exact opposite of what Beauvoir meant by it. Here is the explanation that immediately follows it in The Second Sex:   “One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman. No biological, psychological, or economic fate determines the figure ...

Dead Wild Roses: What is Woman? – A Primer on Simone de Beauvoir

Probably not what you expected, but still accurate and interesting. 🙂   Filed under: Philosophy Tagged: 8-bit Philosophy, Philosophy, Simone de Beauvoir