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My life on the road

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Gloria Steinem--writer, activist, organizer, and one of the most inspiring leaders in the world--now tells a story she has never told before, a candid account of how her early years led her to live an on-the-road kind of life, traveling, listening to people, learning, and creating change. She reveals the story of her own growth in tandem with the growth of an ongoing movement for equality. This is the story at the heart of My Life on the Road .

Includes an introduction read by Gloria Steinem.

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Full title my life on the road
Author steinem gloria
Grouping Category book
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display_description "Gloria Steinem had an itinerant childhood. Every fall, her father would pack the family into the car and they would drive across the country, in search of their next adventure. The seeds were planted: Steinem would spend much of her life on the road, as a journalist, organizer, activist, and speaker. In vivid stories that span an entire career, Steinem writes about her time on the campaign trail, from Bobby Kennedy to Hillary Clinton; her early exposure to social activism in India, and the decades spent organizing ground-up movements in America; the taxi drivers who were "vectors of modern myths" and the airline stewardesses who embraced the feminist revolution; and the infinite, surprising contrasts, the "surrealism in everyday life" that Steinem encountered as she traveled back and forth across the country. With the unique perspective of one of the greatest feminist icons of the 20th and 21st centuries, here is an inspiring, profound, enlightening memoir of one woman's life-long journey"--
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Autobiographies, Feminism -- United States, Feminists -- United States -- Biography, Large type books, Steinem, Gloria
title_display My life on the road
title_full My Life on the Road, My life on the road / Gloria Steinem, My life on the road [sound recording] / Gloria Steinem, My life on the road [text (large print)] / Gloria Steinem
title_short My life on the road
topic_facet Audiobooks, Autobiographies, Biography & Autobiography, Feminism, Feminists, Large type books, Nonfiction, Sociology, Steinem, Gloria, Women's Studies