*Gender Obedience

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Lilian is the author of Web of Angels, a novel about a mom with DID (multiple personalities). She's also the author of the historical novels, The River Midnight and The Singing Fire, about secrets, friendship and motherhood in 19th century Poland and London.

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2 comments on “*Gender Obedience
  1. Tide Waters says:

    I suspect I’d obey the signs, but not because I wanted to conform but to be helpful. Upon coming on such signs, I’d suppose someone was trying to count the number of men and women passing through during a given time period or for a certain event.

    As for testing gender conformity, I don’t think this experiment does it well. Conformity period, perhaps more so, although it could just be people trying to be helpful (as with my supposing someone is counting men/women).

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