The Words on Sexism

January 19, 2018

We’re joined by Sarah Vaughan, Anne Helen Petersen and Laura Bates to discuss the pervasive culture of sexism in society in the first episode of The Words podcast.

Sarah Vaughan
explores power, privilege and the question of consent in her topical new novel, Anatomy of a Scandal.
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Anne Helen Petersen, meanwhile, is a BuzzFeed columnist whose brash and brilliant book of essays, Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud, explores the magnetism of women who break boundaries and the punishment that often comes along with it.
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Joining them in the studio is Laura Bates, with an exclusive preview of her new book Misogynation, which uncovers the true scale of sexism and gender inequality in society. Laura is one of the UK’s leading feminist writers, public speakers and founder of the Everyday Sexism Project – an inspiration to us all.
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