‘Few women have influenced lesbian politics or feminist thought as much as Sheila Jeffreys. A pioneer the women’s liberation movement in the ‘70s and ‘80s, she’s a co-founder of Britain’s revolutionary feminist movement. By continuing to advocate radical feminist politics when they fell out of fashion in the ‘90s, Jeffreys helped pave the way for today’s resurgence. Like many lesbians of her generation, Jeffreys has played an active role in two distinct waves of feminism. She has lived a life rich in lesbian community and culture. And now, with her memoir Trigger Warning: My Lesbian Feminist Life, Jeffreys shares her journey through the movement.’
Read the full review by Claire Heuchan here.