Thursday, May 9, 2013
Rihanna's 'Daring' Sexuality Gets Salute From 'Vagina Monologues' Writer
She's already a world-renowned activist, playwright, performer and feminist — but "The Vagina Monologues" scribe Eve Ensler definitely had time to talk pop when we spoke with her following a very special conversation held for MTV staff as part of its Pioneers series.
On the heels of her latest book, "In the Body of the World: A Memoir," in which she chronicles her recent experiences of working in the Congo and her subsequent diagnosis of uterine cancer, she held back little during the discussion (her candidness is perhaps one of her most noted, beloved traits). She jumped from topics like female empowerment to Rick Ross's recent date-rape controversy (in which she chastised both Ross for making light of such a scarring situation). Despite the words directed at Ross, Ensler showed nothing but love for the personality of one of pop's reigning princesses..........