Marina Sarah Warner (born 9 November 1946 in London, England) is a British novelist, short story writer, historian and mythographer. She is known for her many non-fiction books relating to feminism and myth. She is currently Professor in the Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies at the University of Essex.
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''The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain.''Marina Warner (b. 1946), British author, critic. "Fighting Talk," The State of the Language, eds. Christopher Ricks and Leonard Michaels (1990).