Kathryn Tidrick, 11 June 1992
Show More Beyond the Pale: White Women, Racism and History by Vron Ware.
Verso, 263 pp., £34.95, February 1992, 0 86091 336 8Show More
Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation by Mary Louise Pratt.
Routledge, 257 pp., £35, January 1992, 9780415026758Show More
“... Vron Ware is described on the dust-jacket of Beyond the Pale, her study of the difficulty white feminists have had in being fair to brown races which appear to oppress their women, as ‘a journalist and feminist design consultant’. Footnote 17 on page 256 enlightens. Ware, I discover, is the co-author of At Women’s Convenience: A Handbook on the Design of Women’s Public Toilets ...”