Eve Ensler on a traumatic childhood, the runaway success of The Vagina Monologues, and founding V-day to fight violence against women worldwide.
Eve Ensler | MAKERS.
ACCOMPLISHMENT MOST PROUD OF: The City of Joy
THREE WORDS TO DESCRIBE HERSELF: Intense, emotional, and poetic
MOST MEANINGFUL ADVICE: “When I meet people I think about what I think of them rather than what they think about me.”
ADVICE TO YOUNG WOMEN: “Attach yourself to any verb – be it ‘defy,’ ‘question,’ ‘create,’ ‘invent,’ ‘envision,’ ‘protest’ – any verb, but the verb ‘to please.'”