The Oldest Conflict of All
This event, held at the Newberry Library, was as part of the 17th annual Chicago Humanities Festival.
Professor Mansfield is the author of the recent controversial study, Manliness, published by Yale University Press. Professor Kipnis is the author of a similarly controversial new book, The Female Thing: Dirt, Sex, Envy, Vulnerability, published by Pantheon. They debated masculinity, femininity, the legacy of feminism, and the endless battle between the sexes. After their discussion they responded to audience members' questions.
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Laura Kipnis Professor Northwestern University->Radio/Television/Film
Harvey C. Mansfield Professor Harvard University->Government Department
Esther Saks Official Chicago Humanities Festival
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