Susan Brownmiller

Susan Brownmiller is an American feminist journalist, author, and activist best known for her groundbreaking work on rape, 'Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape', which was published in 1975. Her work has been influential in the women's movement, particularly in regards to the understanding and awareness of rape and violence against women.


This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. Against Our Will

    This book is a comprehensive study of rape throughout history, examining its use as a tool of domination and control, and its societal implications. The author argues that rape is not about sex but about power, and that it is a pervasive issue deeply ingrained in society's patriarchal structures. The book also explores the legal and cultural attitudes towards rape, highlighting the need for change in societal perception and response to this crime.