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Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress



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From the author of "Kiss My Tiara" comes a funny and poignant collection of true stories about women coming of age that for once isn't about finding a date.

Author Biography

Susan Jane Gilman is the author of Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress and Kiss My Tiara. She has written commentary for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and Ms. magazine, among others, and her fiction and essays have received several literary awards. Though she has lived most recently in Geneva, Switzerland, and Washington, D.C., she remains, eternally, a child of New York.

Table of Contents

Author's Soapbox xi
PART I Grape Juice and Humiliation
1. Nudie Hippie Kiddie Star
2. A Girl's Guide to Bragging and Lying
3. White Like Me
4. Christmas Trees, Jews, and Virgins
5. Love and the Maharishi
PART II Not Just Horny, But Obnoxious, Too
6. Mick Jagger Wants Me
7. Puberty, Sex, and Other Extreme Sports
8. My Brilliant Career
9. How Clever Are We?
PART III Reality Says "Hello"
10. Picnic at Treblinka
11. I Was a Professional Lesbian
12. My Father the Park Ranger, My Mother the Nun
13. Your Tax Dollars, Hard at Work
14. Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress
15. Speak at the Tuna
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