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Peggy Orenstein

Peggy Orenstein is the New York Times bestselling author of, among other books, Boys & Sex, Girls & Sex, Cinderella Ate My Daughter, Waiting for Daisy and the classic Schoolgirls. A frequent contributor to The New York Times, Peggy has also written for such publications as The Washington Post, The Atlantic, New York, and The New Yorker  and has contributed commentaries to NPR's All Things Considered and the PBS Newshour. The Columbia Journalism Review has named her as one of its “40 women who changed the media business in the past 40 years." She has been featured on programs such as Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, Morning Joe, NPR’s Fresh Air and Armchair Expert. Her TED Talk, “What Young Women Believe About Their Own Sexual Pleasure,” has been viewed over 5.8 million times.

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