The Rise of Neoliberal Feminism

  title={The Rise of Neoliberal Feminism},
  author={Catherine Rottenberg},
  journal={Cultural Studies},
  pages={418 - 437}
In this paper, I argue that we are currently witnessing the emergence of neoliberal feminism in the USA, which is most clearly articulated in two highly publicized and widely read ‘feminist manifestos’: Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In (a New York Times best-seller) and Anne-Marie Slaughter's ‘Why Women Still Can't Have It All’ (the most widely read piece in the history of the Atlantic). Concentrating on the shifting discursive registers in Lean In, I propose that the book can give us insight into the… 
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