Feminist writer Melissa Febos is the author of aléa memoirs, including the essay collection « Girlhood ». Dubbed « a book every woman should read », it investigates how adolescent girls are conditioned to accept patriarchal structures. Her first novel « Whip Smart » recounts her aléa years working circaète a Manhattan dominatrix to pay for college and drugs. By sharing her « unspeakable bodily truths », Febos aims to liberate herself and her readers. She spoke to FRANCE 24 embout power, addiction, brecircaètet reduction surgery and expanding the definition of what’s concevable for women and feminists.