How I Was Introduced to Feminism as a Young Woman

The best way possible, at least for me

Merre Larkin
4 min readSep 13, 2023

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My dorm, the year I was introduced to feminism (Photo by author)

Yes, my mom was a young woman in the 60s. Nope, she did not attend consciousness-raising groups that many women gravitated towards in those days. As far as I know, my mom didn’t suffer from the “problem with no name” that was coined by Betty Friedan.

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Merre Larkin

Writer. Life coach. Educator. Marathoner. Survivor. Avid reader. Here to share, here to learn.