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Barbie is in the spotlight, and it's not the spotlight on a runway. Academics like talking about her too—and Piercy, of course.
All you could ever want to know about the poet and what she's been up to.
Here's a cute take on Piercy's "Barbie Doll."
Check out this cool interpretation equipped with sad music and everything.
Here's an awesome student video and reading with a real life "girlchild."
Our lady really loves cats, but what cool writer doesn't?
We like how Piercy makes a statement without saying a word.
Articles and Interviews
Ever wonder why Piercy is often pictured with a cat?
Piercy loves to mix the two up in a concoction of good literature.
Piercy talks all about the two in this NY Times article.
Here's one of Piercy's most famous feminist works. Check it out.
Here's that cyber-punk novel we've been talking about.