Louise's Feminist Musings

Notes on feminist news & issues

Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture

Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture (2005) is a book by Ariel Levy which critiques the highly sexualized American culture in which women are objectified, objectify one another, and are encouraged to objectify themselves. Levy refers to this as “raunch culture”.

More information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Female_Chauvinist_Pigs

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