What is Germaine Greer famous for?
Germaine Greer is a writer of Australian decent. She wrote a book entitled "A Female Eunuch" Most famously, she is revered for speaking her mind when it come to female rights and taking a stand for what she believes in. Being an activist, she dedicates most of her time writing, and lecturing at universities teaching how she believes that girls are feminized from childhood.
In her excellent book, Shakespeare's Wife, Germaine Greer argues that Shakespeare left home in 1582 when he married Anne. Her view is that married couples never lived in the same house as the parents of either of them at the time of Shakespeare. As soon as William married Anne, they had to move out. Greer speculates that they may have moved into very small and cheap rental accomodations.