Zoe Williams

Is Allen Jones's sculpture the most sexist art ever?

Zoe Williams goes among the women as fetish furniture at the RA's new show to find out.

What Every Parent Needs to Know review a maddening primary school primer

Toby Young and Miranda Thomas's book has a nicey, twee tone, but this hides an agenda that is deeply reactionary.

How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran review a Portnoy's Complaint for girls

Caitlin Moran's coming-of-age novel left Zoe Williams crying with laughter Often when a book comes along to which the phrase "coming-of-age" attaches, particularly if it's the product of my own gender and era, I set my face and aspect politely, readying,

How I became a convert to the cult of Marina Abramovi

The grandmother of performance art' had people openly weeping at New York's MoMA. Zoe Williams spent a whole day in her presence at her long-anticipated London show. Did she break down? Robert is a 46-year-old psychiatrist and Elisa is 28, and from Italy,

Economics: The User's Guide by Ha-Joon Chang review

Are you perfectly selfish? This page-turning exploration of why economics is always politics is a radical explanation of everything It is a mark of where we are in our political discourse that even to say "neoclassical economics is not the only school" s

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg - review

Zoe Williams challenges a goal-driven, infantilising reactionary guide for ambitious women, which basically says zip it or you won't get laid In 2010, Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, gave a TED talk about women in the boardroom . T