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Our Bodies Ourselves

Boston's Forgotten Role in the Women's Movement

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.05.2015 | Women
Irene Monroe

Dore documents the hilarity, excitement and outright boldness (along with the scandalous moments) of the Movement. If you thought for one moment these women lacked chutzpah, Dore quickly disabuses you of the notion.

Is 'Our Bodies, Ourselves' Necessary In The 21st Century?

Los Angeles Times | Posted 11.21.2011 | Fifty

It's hard to imagine a time when "Our Bodies, Ourselves" didn't take up space in bookstores and sex education classrooms and rankings on bestseller li...

'Our Bodies, Ourselves' Turns 40

The Washington Post | Posted 12.04.2011 | Fifty

When it comes to women’s sexuality and reproductive health, I’ve come to believe that the world divides into two camps: those who know something a...

Emma Gray

Looking Back At 40 Years Of 'Our Bodies, Ourselves' | Emma Gray | Posted 12.04.2011 | Women

“Our main purpose was getting information about health out to ... as many women as possible.” This is how Paula Doress-Worters describes the goals...

"Our Bodies, Ourselves": 40 Years on, Still Circling the Globe

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Bella DePaulo

There are some truths about women's health that may now seem self-evident, but perhaps would not be so obvious if it were not for the ideas espoused, starting so long ago, by "Our Bodies, Ourselves."