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Girls and Sex: Power, Pleasure, and “Intimate Justice?”

October 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

Peggy Orenstein (Oberlin College class of ’83) will give a lecture about her work as a writer. She is the author of the New York Times best-sellers Girls & Sex, Cinderella Ate My Daughter and Waiting for Daisy as well as Flux: Women on Sex, Work, Kids, Love and Life in a Half-Changed World and the classic SchoolGirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem and the Confidence Gap.

A contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine, Orenstein has also written for such publications as the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Vogue, Time, and the New Yorker. She also has contributed commentaries to NPR’s All
Things Considered and the PBS Newshour.


October 9, 2017
7:00 pm


Dye Lecture Hall, Science Center
119 Woodland Street
Oberlin, OH 44074 United States
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