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One of the achievements of our generation of feminists was to emancipate women from the division between being interested in clothes and appearance, and being serious and ambitious. I am of the first generation that could go to Biba, wear miniskirts and get a degree. ---->>>

The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain. ---->>>

If you want to learn about a culture, you look at what buildings the people lived in but you also want to know about their cosmos. ---->>>

I was brought up a Catholic and I was quite fervent, because I was sent to a convent school. ---->>>

I avoid looking in the mirror. ---->>>

I shop online because I don't like to try things on in front of an alien mirror. ---->>>

When I was young, I did actually model and was much photographed by famous photographers. But I was always a bookworm. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 11-09, 1946
Occupation: Novelist

Dame Marina Sarah Warner, DBE, FRSL, FBA (born 1946) is a British novelist, short story writer, historian and mythographer. She is known for her many non-fiction books relating to feminism and myth. She has written for many publications, including The London Review of Books, the New Statesman, Sunday Times, The Telegraph and Vogue (wikipedia)