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November 27, 2014
  1. Bad Feminist
    by Roxane Gay
  2. Men Explain Things to Me
    by Rebecca Solnit
  3. All About Love: New Visions
    by bell hooks
  4. How to Be a Woman
    by Caitlin Moran
  5. The Secret History of Wonder Woman
    by Jill Lepore
  6. Sister Outsider: Essays & Speeches
    by Audre Lorde
  7. Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype
    by Clarissa Pinkola Estes Ph.D
  8. Cunt: A Declaration of Independence
    by Inga Muscio and Betty Dodson
  9. Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights
    by Katha Pollitt
  10. Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (Vintage)
    by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
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Medieval Misogyny and the Invention of Western Romantic Love

R. Howard Bloch

Until now the advent of Western romantic love has been seen as a liberation from—or antidote to—ten centuries of misogyny. In this major contribution to gender studies, R. Howard Bloch demonstrates how similar the ubiquitous... (read more)

Sex Industry
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Bunny Tales: Behind Closed Doors at the Playboy Mansion

Izabella St James

When this beach bunny caught the eye of Hugh Hefner at an L.A. nightclub, Izabella St. James was looking for a fun break from studying for the bar. As the latest Girlfriend of the Playboy founder, her “break” lasted two years, but life behind... (read more)

Body Image
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The Bigger the Better, the Tighter the Sweater: 21 Funny Women on Beauty, Body Image, & Other Hazards of Being Ffemale

Samantha Schoech

Getting undressed for the dreaded seventh-grade gym class. Feeling fascinated with, yet disgusted by, the fashion magazines full of perfect, unattainable bodies. Enduring the pain of a bikini wax or suffering the ramifications of overplucked brows. Like... (read more)

Peace and War
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Mobilizing Minerva: American Women in the First World War

Kimberly Jensen

The case for woman suffrage, economic equality, and citizenship in... (read more)

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Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women

Susan Faludi

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle award for nonfiction, this controversial, thought-provoking, and timely book is as groundbreaking as Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex and Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique, -- Newsweek,... (read more)

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Pearls, Politics, and Power: How Women Can Win and Lead

Madeleine Kunin

Pearls, Politics, and Power is a call to action for new political engagement and leadership from the women of America. Informed by conversations with elected women leaders from all levels, former three-term Vermont Governor and Ambassador to Switzerland... (read more)

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1185 Park Avenue: A Memoir

Anne Roiphe

In this captivating memoir, novelist Anne Roiphe shows us what it was really like to grow up rich and Jewish in New York in the 1940s and 1950s. Revisiting the world of her childhood, Roiphe brings alive a cast of characters who are both difficult to... (read more)

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The Feminist Memoir Project: Voices from Women's Liberation

Rachel Blau Duplessis

The women of The Feminist Memoir Project give voice to the spirit, the drive, and the claims of the Women's Liberation Movement they helped shape, beginning in the late 1960s. These thirty-two writers were among the thousands to jump-start feminism in... (read more)

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