Books by Jennifer Scanlon

Released: April 1, 2009

"An informed reassessment of Brown's public life, more satisfying as a cultural study than as a biography."
Scanlon (Gender and Women's Studies/Bowdoin Coll.; Inarticulate Longings: The Ladies' Home Journal, Gender, and the Promises of Consumer Culture, 1995, etc.) examines the significance of second-wave feminist Helen Gurley Brown, longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine and author of the classic Sex and the Single Girl (1962). Read full book review >