Click here to read Nancy Bauer’s fine review of the new translation of The Second Sex, published in the electronic journal Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews on August 14, 2011. Click here to find a number of reviews of the new English texts, including my own.
On November 4th at 2:00 p.m. Toril Moi will lead a seminar on the new translation of The Second Sex at NYU. The seminar will take place in the Maison Française (16, Washington Mews, NY, NY 1003 Tel. (212) 998-8750).
On November 5 at 4:00 p.m. Toril Moi will give a lecture entitled “Literature, Philosophy, and the Question of the Other: Reading Beauvoir with Cavell”. It will take place in the “Great Room” on the ground floor in 19, University Place (across the street from the Maison Française).
I have posted a link to Meryl Altman’s defense of the new translation of The Second Sex under “Essays”, but include it here too. The essay appeared in the September 2010 issue of The Women’s Review of Books.