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Ensler, Eve, 1953-


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1953-05-25
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1975
        • Organization: Middlebury College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: One Billion Rising
    • Birth Place

        New York (State)
    • Associated Locale

        New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Paris (France)
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        Playwright
          Poet
            Screenwriter
              Performer
                Feminist
                  Activist
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              • Sources

                • found: The vagina monologues, 1998: t.p. (Eve Ensler) back cover flap (playwright, poet, and screenwriter; instructor, Dramatic Writing Program, New York Univ.; lives in New York City)
                • found: COHM database, Sept. 23, 1998 (hdg.: Ensler, Eve, 1953- )
                • found: Wikipedia, WWW, Apr. 1, 2011 (b. May 25, 1953 in New York; graduated from Middlebury College in 1975; American playwright, performer, feminist and activist, best known for her play The Vagina Monologues)
                • found: I am an emotional creature, 2010: page 149 (lives in Paris and New York City)
                • found: Her Vagina monologues, 2018: ECIP t.p. (Eve Ensler) data view (Eve Ensler is an internationally bestselling author and Tony Award-winning playwright whose theatrical works include the Obie Award-winning The Vagina Monologues, as well as Necessary Targets, The Good Body, and Emotional Creature. She is the author of the political memoir Insecure at Last, the New York Times bestseller I Am an Emotional Creature, and a critically acclaimed memoir, In the Body of the World, which she has adapted for the stage and will premiere at Manhattan Theatre Club in January 2018. Ensler is the founder of V-Day, the global movement to end violence against women and girls that has raised more than $100 million for local groups and activists. She is also the founder of One Billion Rising, the biggest global mass action campaign to end violence against women in human history, which is active in more than two hundred countries, and the co-founder of the City of Joy, the revolutionary leadership center for survivors of gender violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo)
              • LC Classification

                • PS3555.N75
              • Change Notes

                • 1997-08-13: new
                • 2017-10-16: revised
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