Adrienne Maree Brown

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In 'Pleasure Activism,' Adrienne Maree Brown Dares Us to Get In Touch With Our Needs

In her provocative new book, “Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good” the Detroit-based author, activist and doula demonstrates how we can tap into our emotional and erotic desires to organize against oppression.

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Three Lessons From Adrienne Maree Brown's 'Emergent Strategy'

There have been many opportunities to put into practice the messages, drawn from the natural world, of brown’s latest book.

READ: Writer Adrienne Maree Brown on Sexuality and Race

The latest installment of adrienne maree brown’s The Pleasure Dome column explores how racism impacts something as small—and powerful—as the nipple.