Under the name V, the author of the best-selling The Vagina Monologues, American Eve Ensler, will be presenting her latest literary creation, Reckoning, an intimate and political firebrand. Covering subjects as varied as the climate emergency, homelessness, colonialism, friendship and patriarchy, the author reveals the richness and depth of her thinking. A woman’s struggle to conquer her freedom by writing her own life.
About the speakers:
V (formerly Eve Ensler) is the Tony Award-winning playwright, activist, performer, and author of the Obie award-winning theatrical phenomenon The Vagina Monologues, published in over 48 languages, performed in over 140 countries, and heralded by The New York Times as one of the “best American plays” of the past 25 years and that “no recent hour of theater has had a greater impact worldwide.”
Cécile Daumas has been a journalist at Libération since 1994. A graduate of the Centre de formation des journalistes (CFJ), she ran Libération‘s Cahier emploi from 2002 to 2005.
The Vagina Monologues has been described by the New York Times as “probably the most important piece of political theater of the last decade.” Read about V-Day, a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls inspired by the play.
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