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Mothers by Rachel Zucker -the body of my mother is everywhere- And then I was a mother. The mother. And all my mothers could not save me. Athena, goddess of wisdom, was a virgin.     …     .    

Men are all brothers … ?!

Yesterday I read a bit about Oulipo. While reading I discovered this beautifully arranged picture of a part of the group, but couldn’t help noticing that there weren’t any women around … (I am, after all, on a quest  for literary foremothers). In A Room of One’s Own Virginia Woolf writes: “we think back through our mothers…