Andrea Dworkin on why she writes

“I’d like to take what I know and just hand it over. But there is always a problem, for a woman: being believed. How can I think I know something? How can I think that what I know might matter? … My only chance to be believed is to find a way of writing bolder and stronger than woman hating itself–smarter, deeper, colder… I would have to think strategically, with a militarist heart: as if my books were complex explosives, minefields set down in the culture to blow open the status quo. I’d have to give up Baudelaire for Clausewitz.” Andrea Dworkin, “Life and Death

“Aftermath” by Andrea Dworkin opens in exactly one month- tickets are on sale now at Eventbrite.