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Sally Miller Gearhart

Born: Apr 15, 1931

Birthplace: Virginia

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Sally Miller Gearhart

Date of Birth : Apr 15, 1931
Birth Place : Virginia

Sally Miller Gearhart is an American teacher, feminist, science fiction writer, and political activist. In 1973 she became the first open lesbian to obtain a tenure-track faculty position when she was hired by San Francisco State University, where she helped establish one of the first women and gender study programs in the country. She later became a nationally known gay rights activist. She has been controversial for her statement that "The proportion of men must be reduced to and maintained at approximately 10% of the human race", made in her book The Future-If There is One-Is Female.

Profession


  • Writer
  • Teacher

Also known as


  • Sally Gearhart
  • Sally M. Gearhart
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