Tim Armstrong is Senior Lecturer in English at Royal Holloway college at the University of London.
"An important addition to the literature of women's studies."-"Publishers Weekly", starred review "Norris' touch is at once playful and wise.. . . [She] is a consistently deft and imaginative critic."-Salon, "Eve excites me because it provides such a rich cluster of stories around the image of Eve through Western culture."-Lillian S. Robinson, "The Women's Review of Books" "A fascinating 'biography' of the women of Western Myth, folklore, and legend.. . . Norris illuminates how persistent ideas of woman as both life- and death-giving, attractive and dangerous, innocent and knowing have changed over time."-"Library Journal", starred review "A valuable book, essential reading for anyone interested in tracing the ways in which the story of Eve has influenced Western understandings of gender."-Carolyn See, "The Washington Post"