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					                        Eve Ensler


"Eve Ensler is the Pied Piper. She is leading
women and the world to a different
consciousness of the essence of women."
     --Gillian Anderson
           Eve Ensler Preview
   The Play
          The Vagina Monologues and the issues raised
          The growth of the play

   The Activism
          V-Day and Eve Ensler’s other causes
          What I Want My Words To Do To You

   The Expansion
        The Good Body and media appearances
        The Treatment
                        The Play
   The Vagina Monologues
         Written in 1996, The Vagina Monologues is a collection of
          personal testimonies from over 200 women.

   The Prominent Issues
         The play deals frankly with such issues as rape, abuse, and
          self-discovery.

   The Play Expands
         The Vagina Monologues has now been translated into 35
          different languages, and has been performed world wide.
                  The Activism
   V-Day
         Began in 1997 as a non-profit organization to stop violence
          against women.

   What I Want My Words To Do To You
         A documentary based on her writing workshop in Bedford
          Hill’s Correctional Facility for Women.

   Other Causes
         “Revolutionary Association for Women of Afghanistan.”
         Helped with lobby for the Mexican government to re-
          investigate the killings in Ciudad Juarez
               The Expansion
   Media
       The Vagina Monologues was made into an HBO special
       Eve Ensler also appeared on Russell Simmons Presents Def
        Poetry
   The Good Body
         About the relationship between women, pressure from
          culture, and their bodies.
         Ensler finished her tour in April 2006.
   The Treatment
         Her latest play, exploring the ethical and psychological
          effects of being in the military.
         Opened September 12, 2006 at the Culture Project in NYC.
       Eve Ensler Summary
   The Play
          The Vagina Monologues and the issues raised
          The growth of the play

   The Activism
          V-Day and Eve Ensler’s other causes
          What I Want My Words To Do To You

   The Expansion
        The Good Body and media appearances
        The Treatment
                      Eve Ensler


“I am not sure why I was chosen… In this
sense, I don't think I had much to do with
The Vagina Monologues. It possessed me."
     --Eve Ensler

				
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