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Dorothy Allison

Dorothy Allison (born April 11, 1949) is an American writer, speaker, and member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers.

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List Of Feminist Rhetoricians - Dorothy Allison
... (born April 11, 1949) Allison is a writer, speaker, and professor ... Her works focus on themes surrounding women class struggle, child and sexual abuse, women, lesbianism, feminism, and family ...

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    My family’s lives were not on television, not in books, not even comic books. There was a myth of the poor in this country, but it did not include us, no matter how hard I tried to squeeze us in. There was an idea of the good poor—hard-working, ragged but clean, and intrinsically honorable. I understood that we were the bad poor ...
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    I have wanted everything as a writer and a woman, but most of all a world changed utterly by my revelations.
    —Dorothy Allison (b. 1949)