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A female perspective on gender, femininity, and sexuality.
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An unflinching and often desolate account of a young woman overcoming abuse at the hands of her celebrity father.
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When a nameless woman is killed by a terrorist bomb at a Jerusalem market, her employer, wracked with guilt is determined to find out exactly who she was.
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Tales from the Haitian diaspora — with a poignancy about the female plight.
Ayiti, Roxane Gay
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Growing up gay in Catholic school comes with its challenges…
Cool for You, Eileen Myles
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Domestic violence is addressed as a 'war' in this collection of essays — highlighting the need for peace.
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A project showcasing cross-generational histories of feminist activism addressing economic, anti-racist, social justice, and anti-capitalist issues across national borders.
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Euripides’ seminal play cuts to the heart of gender politics and asks what it means to be a woman and a wife.
Medea, Rachel Cusk
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No-one knows you exist: until a local musician hits the big time with a song about you.
Who's That Girl, Blair Thornburgh
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Visionary women and a new template for feminism.
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Black girls make up more than one-third of all girls with a school-related arrest. 'Pushout' exposes a world of confined potential and supports the growing movement to address the policies, practices, and cultural illiteracy that push countless students out of school and into unhealthy, unstable, and often unsafe futures.
Pushout, Monique Morris
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The long awaited sequel to Fay Weldon's 1983 classic.
Death of a She Devil, Fay Weldon
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Did you know that one of 18th century Britain's greatest astronomers began her life as a domestic servant?
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Gender identity isn’t the result of one definitive phenomenon; it’s a deft balance of both ‘nature’ and ‘nurture’.
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An uplifting and empowering story of female bonding, technology, and coming of age.
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The incredible true life story of America’s suffragettes, who after campaigning for almost 80 years finally got to vote in August 1920.
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A forthright account of the Riot Grrrl movement. A must for feminists and fans of 90s punk rock.
Girls to the Front, Sara Marcus
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Can you like pink, read Vogue, and still be a feminist? If Roxane Gay can, anyone can!
Bad Feminist, Roxane Gay
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It’s often hard to know how to approach a cultural movement as important as feminism. But thankfully, we have this book to help us. It’s the perfect roadmap for navigating feminism in the 21st Century. And revelatory reading for anyone of any gender.
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A call to arms for feminists to take an even bolder stance on equality and social justice.
Unspeakable Things, Laurie Penny
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Celebrated journalist, Jessica Valenti, gives us a darkly comic account of life as a woman in New York City; and everything it brings with it.
Sex Object, Jessica Valenti
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