The Roots of Desire: The Myth, Meaning, and Sexual Power of Red Hair

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The Roots of Desire: The Myth, Meaning, and Sexual Power of Red Hair - Roach, Marion

Part history, part cultural commentary, part memoir, The Roots of Desire is a witty and entertaining investigation into what it means to be a redhead. A redhead rarely goes unnoticed in a crowded room. From Judas Iscariot to Botticelli's Venus to Julianne Moore, redheads have been worshipped, idealized, fetishized, feared, and condemned, leaving ...