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The F-word
Published 2021, 324 pages


Forlaget Grif

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The F-word

A sparklingly funny and acerbic handbook on feminism.

In a patriarchal society, the feminine is considered inferior, lowly and subordinate to the masculine. Feminism criticises this relationship and aims to readjust the feminine so that people can achieve real equality. Sanne Søndergaard’s quick-witted book reveals the discrimination women continue to experience in the home, in the workplace, and in science and history, etc. The book offers a comprehensive overview of feminism and why it’s more necessary than ever. An approachable book for younger readers that, in humorous and easy-flowing language, addresses anyone who might be curious about what feminism is and wants a ready argument next time someone says: But there is a difference between men and women, so…

About the author

Sanne Søndergaard, born 1980, is a comedian and the author of a number of well-regarded young adult novels. She made her debut as an author for adults with her 2020 short-story collection NO. The F-word is a handbook on feminism for younger readers.

Text translated by Sharon Rhodes