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Comprehensive information about Erica Jong including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Erica Jong (née Mann ; born March 26, 1942) is an American author and teacher best known for her fiction and poetry. This educational Erica Jong resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Men and women, women and men. It will never work. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you don't risk anything, you risk even more Quote Right
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Quote Left Back in the days when men were hunters and chest beaters and women spent their whole lives worrying about pregnancy or dying in childbirth, they often had to be taken against their will. Men complained that women were cold, unresponsive, frigid. They wanted their women wanton. They wanted their women wild. Now women were finally learning to be wanton and wild -- and what happened? The men wilted. Quote Right
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Quote Left Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything that it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more. Quote Right
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Quote Left Sex and creativity are often seen by dictators as subversive activities Quote Right
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