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The Buzz: Eve Ensler begins a celebration of the "girl self"

Posted by: Shanna Carpenter

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Eve Ensler at TEDIndia, Session 8, “Learning to Learn,” November 7, 2009, in Mysore, India. Credit: TED / James Duncan Davidson

Eve Ensler brought her dynamic stage presence to TEDIndia, to fight for a new celebration and love for the girl inside us all. The audience gave her all the love she wanted, and couldn’t stop sharing her words on Twitter:

Being a girl is so powerful that we’ve had to train everyone not to be a girl. Eve Ensler — dina

The inspiring Eve Ensler on stage at TEDIndia. Every bit of visibility she’s had, she deserves more.ralphtalmont

Eve Ensler: “bullets are actually hardened tears”eneylon

Eve Ensler at TEDIndia talks about how we have been harsh to men by eradicating the girl self in them. Truly authentic thought.thousandtyone

“Girls throughout the world are taught to please. Change it to educate or activate!”-Eve Ensler– leighleighsf

Whoa! Eve Ensler – impactful like Sunitha Krishnan, in a very different way, yet with the same goal. — achitnis

Amazing talk from Eve Ensler. It was like DefJam meets TED … and yeah I love being a girl! #TEDindia — Myd

Eve Ensler just rocked Ted india. I love love love being a girl. — mallikadutt