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FEATURING EVE ENSLER – The acclaimed playwright Eve Ensler has spent decades advocating for women and girls who have survived sexual violence. Now, with her latest book, she has focused on her own survival and yet again, blazed a trail for others to follow.
In a short and devastating book titled simply The Apology, Eve Ensler wrote an apology in the voice of her own father for the crimes he committed against her through childhood sexual and physical abuse.
It is not easy at all to read The Apology. But it is necessary. And it comes at a critical moment when women the world over are demanding to be heard for the abuses they’ve survived.
For more information visit https://theapologybook.net.
Eve Ensler, Tony award winning playwright, performer and activist. She is the author of international phenomenon, The Vagina Monologues, which won an Obie and has been published in 48 languages and performed in over 140 countries. She is also the author of the New York Times Bestseller, I Am An Emotional Creature: The Secret Life Of Girls Around The World. She is the founder of V-Day, the global movement to end violence against women and girls, whose central campaign is One Billion Rising. She is considered one of the nation’s most influential women dedicating her life to ending sexual violence against women and girls worldwide.