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Archive for The Manipulated Man

SJALUSI at Inside the Ford

Photo by Caroline Roka

Sharon Perlmutter  -  Talkin’ Broadway

I confess that a quick look at Esther Vilar’s Wikipedia page gave me a bit of insight into the production of Sjalusi (or Jealousy, or, perhaps Celos), having its U.S. premiere in a very brief run at [Inside] the Ford. Vilar is best known for a book entitled “The Manipulated Man,” in which she argued that, contrary to feminist theory, women in industrialized countries are not oppressed but, instead, manipulate men. Read more…