ౘ [PDF]- ृ The Silence of the Girls  ⹆ Author Pat Barker ᒣ ౘ [PDF]- ृ The Silence of the Girls ⹆ Author Pat Barker ᒣ A stunning return to form Observer Its magnificent final section can t help but make you reflect on the cultural underpinnings of misogyny, the women throughout history who have been told by men to forget their trauma You are in the hands of a writer at the height of her powers Evening Standard She gives a voice to the voiceless The Silence of the Girls is a book that will be read in generations to come Daily Telegraph An impressive feat of literary revisionism that should be on the Man Booker longlist This is a story about the very real cost of wars waged by men Barker makes us re think history Independent Giving voice to the voiceless, this is a gripping feat of imagination that succeeds in being relevant today Woman and Home The magic of Barker s book is that the resonance of giving silenced women a voice at the centre of the story is just as relevant today Grazia I heard him before I saw him his battle cry ringing around the walls When her city falls to the Greeks, led to victory by the god like warrior Achilles, Briseis s old life is shattered Abducted and shipped to the Greek camp on the battleground at Troy, she goes from queen to captive, from free woman to slave, awarded to Achilles as a prize of honour She s not alone On the same day, and on many others in the course of a long, bitter war, innumerable women have been wrested from their homes and flung to the fighters As told in The Iliad, the Trojan War was a quarrel between men over Helen, stolen from her home and spirited to Troy, a voiceless female icon of male desire But what of the women in this story, silenced by their fates What words did they speak when alone with each other, in the laundry, at the loom, when laying out the dead In this magnificent novel of the Trojan War, Pat Barker summons the voices of Briseis and her fellow women to tell this mythic story anew, foregrounding their experiences against the backdrop of savage battle between men One of the great contemporary writers on war and its collateral damage, Pat Barker here reimagines the most famous of all wars in literature, charting one woman s journey through the chaos of the Greek encampment, as she struggles to free herself and to become the author of her own story. 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