How does illness shape our lives?

Episode 18: How does illness shape our lives?

Chatting with V, formerly Eve Ensler, about her body, her healing and her recommendations for all of us to live more intentional lives.

Show notes

V (formerly Eve Ensler) is the Tony Award-winning playwright, activist, performer, and author of the Obie award-winning theatrical phenomenon The Vagina Monologues, published in over 48 languages, performed in over 140 countries, discusses her most recent book, Reckoning, and how her life's work and healing from a life threatening illness has informed her and allowed her to "be in her body" and develop methods to thrive despite years of abuse and self-hatred. "Transforming pain into radical action", V discusses how her work and especially co-founding the City of Joy, a revolutionary center for women survivors of violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo mobilized her while healing from illness and the challenges of the cancer diagnosis. V compels you to think about how the patriarchy has impacted your life and how illness can transform you.


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Produced by Jennifer Hammoud and Matty Rosenberg, and edited by Ricardo Gutiierrez @ Radio Free Rhiniecliff



V-formerly Eve Ensler

V-formerly Eve Ensler

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