Passion: Women on Women

  • by Blanche Wiesen Cook, Carrie Fisher, Erica Jong
  • Narrated by Amy Tan, Meryl Streep, Gloria Steinem
  • 2 hrs and 55 mins
  • Highlights Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Work, love, family, sex, and politics - all of these topics have been grist for the mills of some of this century's finest women writers. On this recording, a remarkable company of women deliver individual perspectives on feminine passions.
Reading from their own work are Gloria Steinem (Revolution from Within), Carrie Fisher (Surrender the Pink), Amy Tan (The Kitchen God's Wife), Blanche Wiesen Cook (Eleanor Roosevelt, Vol. I), and Erica Jong (Fear of Fifty and Becoming Light). Oscar-winner Meryl Streep reads selections from Sara Maitland, Virginia Woolf, and Katherine Mansfield.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Great read aloud

Who doesn't love Meryl Streep? Each story or excerpt was unique unto itself but all of them affirmed the lifesaving and life giving gender. "I am women hear me roar."
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- Cath

no substance at all no story. just word's

thought I would get insights.... NOPE!
no substance at all no story. just word's.
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- Björgvin

Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-16-1999
  • Publisher: Phoenix Books