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Kristin Chenoweth, Chely Wright, Kathy Najimy, Linda Perry, Lauren Blitzer Compile Book of Women's Awakening Stories (EXCLUSIVE) (Book of EXPRESS)

Kristin Chenoweth, Chely Wright, Kathy Najimy, Linda Perry, Lauren Blitzer Compile Book of Women's Awakening Stories (EXCLUSIVE) (Book of EXPRESS)

As the compilers of a forthcoming book, women from all walks of life, from the entertainment industry and the other ages, describe writ eloquent hordes of change. The book is inspired by the #MeToo movement and inspires women to think about the key point of failure.

The essay collection, entitled My Moment: 106 Women on Fighting for Themselves, has been acquired for world rights by Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster. The collection will go out April 26, 2022.

As far as women have known, it is not difficult to tell, but for years, I have been able to stand with these incredible girls and women. Working on this book has changed us all, and we can't wait to share it with the world.

The book was inspired by country-American singer Wright who was thinking about group text threads among the five editors and others already sharing these kinds of sometimes proudly public, sometimes long-hidden stories and thought they should be actively collected and ultimately published.

Since half of My Moment is made up of women who arent in the biz, figures from all across the entertainment and media sectors are featured throughout: musicians Brandi Carlile, Rosanne Cash, Cyndi Lauper, Reba McEntire and Chrissie Hynde, actors Cynthia Erivo, Debra Messing, Carol Burnett and Alicia Silverstone, and TV news personalities like Brooke Baldwin, Soledad OBrien and S.E. Cupp.

In that moment of the Christine Blasey Ford testimony, he noticed my phone being broken up, and a stranger, his sister, my cousin and all of my friends and so I began to think about the complexities of navigating the world as women and women.

As much as you knew, I started to ask people who I knew were always interested. And then we started talking about how you would be able to fight for yourself, and then I asked the women, 'where do you come from?' And after that, we tapped the jar of the book, then realised that we were ready to learn about this, as much so as I had no idea what a thing is that you were in life, so that I walked to the theater and waited to hear the voice of that

Honestly, there were some tyre, tentpole women like Kristin said earlier, Were going to get Carol Burnett in this book, I think shes going for a story. She was genuinely cool, but she was definitely able to talk to educators, attorneys, politicians, media folks. We have gay women, trans women and street women. Those women who lead more traditional, conservative lives are essentially women; and women that are women of all ages.

There are some of the entertainment business stories in particular centered around racism, sobriety, body shaming, coming out, motherhood and other eternal hot-button topics. But it shouldn't surprise that some stories often involve the harassment or callousness of those who in power that forced women to stand up for themselves, then later in their careers.

We've got a very powerful story, and we have acted like 'nothing like it's all that old', says Wright. Having gotten some more power, we're going to be able to take naive stances for the next sex of the world, so let't take our place, he says.

And for the first time, they're doing that, rather than wait until we are 51 or 55 or 70 to tell that story, and then to establish a coalition of people, in the world, this generation of girls and women is doing it. And the sex of the new generation, who are now essentially he and her is that.

The book is written by Lena Waithe, Marlo Thomas, Jennifer Esposito, Shoshanna Bean, Gloria Steinem, Rosanna Arquette, Allison Russell, Ricki Lake, Beanie Feldstein, Renee Flememing, Rosie O'Donnell, Peppermint, Chelsea Handler, Jann Arden, Kelli OHara, Aisha Tyler, Kimberly Reed, Jill Fritzo, and Emily Saliers.