Feminist and activist who became known for her vocal opposition to the adult entertainment industry and the subjugation of women. She published the controversial work, Pornography: Men Possessing Women, in 1979.
She started writing poetry in the sixth grade and later graduated from Bennington College with a degree in literature.
She worked as an assistant to the feminist poet Muriel Rukeyse.
She married fellow writer and activist John Stoltenberg in 1998.