The Most Revealing Segment of “The Vagina Monologues”
There is a lot wrong with the play, but one very revealing piece of dialogue (along with the attached directions) is as follows:
Intro — Because He Liked To Look At ItThat’s right. The feminist audience is expected to laugh at the notion that a woman might have a good experience with a man.
This monologue was based on an interview with a woman who had a good experience with a man.*
(*This statement is not meant to be sarcastic as much as it is matter-of fact. The laugh will actually be stronger the more straight forward the delivery.)