Naomi Wolf
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Naomi Wolf

Naomi Wolf was born in San Francisco in 1962. She was an undergraduate at Yale University and did her graduate work at New College, Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.

Her essays have appeared in various publications including: The New Republic, The Wall Street Journal, Glamour, Ms., Esquire, The Washington Post, and The New York Times. She also speaks widely to groups across the country.

The Beauty Myth, her first book, was an international bestseller. She followed that with Fire With Fire: The New Female Power and How It Will Change The 21st Century, published by Random House in 1993, and Promiscuities: The Secret Struggle for Womanhood, published in 1997. Misconceptions, released in 2001, is a powerful and passionate critique of pregnancy and birth in America.

In fall 2002, Harper Collins published a 10th anniversary commemorative edition of The Beauty Myth. In May of 2005, Ms. Wolf released The Treehouse: Eccentric Wisdom from my Father on How to Live, Love and See. The End of America, published in September 2007 by Chelsea Green, is Naomi's latest book.

Naomi Wolf is co-founder of The Woodhull Institute for Ethical Leadership, an organization devoted to training young women in ethical leadership for the 21st century. The institute teaches professional development in the arts and media, politics and law, business and entrepreneurship as well as ethical decision making.

She lives with her family in New York City.

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    • The Beauty Myth

    • How Images of Beauty Are Used Against Women
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Suzy Jackson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The bestselling classic that redefined our view of the relationship between beauty and female identity....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • still revelant

    • By Angie B on 03-05-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Vagina

    • A New Biography
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 354
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 317
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 315

    An astonishing work of cutting-edge science and cultural history that radically reframes how we understand the vagina - and consequently, how we understand women....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A respected, fulfilled woman is a bounty for all

    • By Buretto on 06-21-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Misconceptions

    • Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Celeste Oliva
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Best-selling author Naomi Wolf demythologizes motherhood and reveals the dangers of common assumptions about childbirth....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • very interesting take, I thoroughly enjoyed it.

    • By Victoria on 10-08-18
    • Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Celeste Oliva
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Release date: 08-21-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 8 ratings

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The End of America

    • Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 6 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 130
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    Wolf outlines in this citizen call to action - which is reminiscent of Thomas Paine's revered Common Sense - the real threats to our civil liberties that exist....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I wish everyone in Congress would read this

    • By Rick Horowitz on 03-17-08

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Give Me Liberty

    • A Handbook for American Revolutionaries
    • By: Naomi Wolf
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    As the practice of democracy becomes a lost art, Americans are becoming increasingly desperate for a restored nation....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good stuff, documentary is better

    • By Kevin on 07-10-11

    Regular price: $24.49

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