Are Women Human? Penetrating, Sensible, and Witty Essays on the Role of Women in Society - Dorothy L. Sayers, Mary McDermott Shideler Great stuff! Dorothy L Sayers claimed not to be a feminist. However, if a feminist is a person who believes that women and men should have equal rights, then Sayers was definitely one. These writings exemplify Sayers: pithy, witty, seriously smart and still relevant 70 years down the track.