Posts tagged “bad shoes and the women who love them”
September 13, 2011I recommend this book for red-carpet type women who love teetering sexy shoes, and for run-with-the-wolves women who are baffled by people who spend hundreds of dollars on torture devices which they they wear of their own volition.
August 2, 2011"Here I am at age forty-one, a shoe maven . . . in fact, feet are a feminist issue." -- Leora Tanenbaum
March 30, 2011Leora Tanenbaum, a native New Yorker and icon of the third-wave feminist movement, wrote the book on sexual double standards with Slut! Growing Up With a Bad Reputation, now a mainstay in women's studies classes. Since then, she's written on female in-fighting (Catfight! Women and Competition) and religion (Taking Back God: American Woman Rising Up for Religious Equality), but it's her fourth book, on women and the shoes we choose, that is bound to start a conversation.
May 5, 2010
Wednesday, May 5, 2010, 6-8 p.m. at Tip Top Shoes: 155 72nd Street, New York, NY 10023