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  • A New Biography
  • By: Naomi Wolf
  • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
  • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (89 ratings)

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Vagina

By: Naomi Wolf
Narrated by: Therese Plummer
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An astonishing work of cutting-edge science and cultural history that radically reframes how we understand the vagina - and consequently, how we understand women - from one of our most respected cultural critics and thinkers, Naomi Wolf, author of the modern classic The Beauty Myth.

When an unexpected medical crisis sends Naomi Wolf on a deeply personal journey to tease out the intersections between sexuality and creativity, she discovers, much to her own astonishment, an increasing body of scientific evidence that suggests that the vagina is not merely flesh, but an intrinsic component of the female brain - and thus has a fundamental connection to female consciousness itself.

Utterly enthralling and totally fascinating, Vagina: A New Biography draws on this set of insights about "the mind-vagina connection" to reveal new information about what women really need, and considers what a sexual relationship - and a relationship to the self - transformed by these insights could look like.

Exhilarating and groundbreaking, Vagina: A New Biography combines rigorous science, explained for lay listeners, with cultural history and deeply personal considerations of the role of female desire in female identity, creativity, and confidence, from interviewees of all walks of life. Heralded by Publishers Weekly as one of the best science books of the year, it is a provocative and deeply engaging book that elucidates the ties between a woman's experience of her vagina and her sense of self; her impulses, dreams, and courage; and her role in love and in society in completely new and revelatory ways sure to provoke impassioned conversation.

A brilliant and nuanced synthesis of physiology, history, and cultural criticism, Vagina: A New Biography explores the physical, political, and spiritual implications of this startling series of new scientific breakthroughs for women and for society as a whole, from a writer whose conviction and keen intelligence have propelled her works to the tops of bestseller lists, and firmly into the realms of modern classics.

©2012 Naomi Wolf (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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Every Man and Woman in the world needs to listen

Absolutely fantastic book. Interesting and engaging! Exceptionally well read. Every Man and Woman in the world needs to listen to this book! Incredible clarity and healing will follow!

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IF YOU HAVE A VAGINA

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This is an incredible book. I you have a vagina you must read this book. to learn about how incredible intrigcate our vagina is and importance on our wellbeing.

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Most important book to read

This book is a must read for everybody. Women and men. We can all learn from this book. Some will learn a lot, some only a little, but whatever you learn from this book it will have the potential to change your relationship - with yourself as well as with others.

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Excellent book

It’s an amazing book as long as you’re willing to follow the principals. Everyone should read it even if you aren’t fighting. It’s a great insight into how to understand things from another’s perspective and how to quickly understand another person, diffuse tension and make a relationship last.

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A must-read for everyone who has a vagina

Completely fascinating and well researched. So much information about being and living as a woman in a woman's body. Finally a one stop shop that explains our many individual differences and the mindbodyspirit connection in feminine sexuality.

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brilliant

loved it. loved narrator well written and researched. all girls and boys should read this

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loved it

very informative and empowering. beautifully written and well researched. definitely recommend to all woman and to discuss with others

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AMAZING

This is really insightful into the concept of both female anatomy but also psychology. It covers all different concepts of relationships and really explores how a relationship is constructed and maintained. I loved reading this and would definitely recommend it to anyone interested in empowerment towards female sexuality or just curious about the topic that is still in some ways considered taboo. The narration was amazing so would recommend highly as an audiobook as well. I hope you love reading this insight. Enjoy!

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Incredible book❣️❣️

Incredible book. I thought that I don’t have any new things to educate myself around this matter, I was so wrong!!!
Every person on this earth, Who want to have good relationship and good sex, must read this book!!

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A must read

Every single woman (and man) should read this book! It's changed my entire world view.

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