Books

Babygate

How to Survive Pregnancy and Parenting in the Workplace
Dina Bakst
Phoebe Taubman
Elizabeth Gedmark

In Babygate, three legal experts share practical tips, real-life stories from moms and dads, and key legal information to spotlight the protections expecting and new parents have (and don’t have) in the workplace. This step-by-step guide covers everything from morning sickness to maternity leave to confronting discrimination on the job.

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Pissing in a River

Lorrie Sprecher

The coming-of-age of a wide-eyed punk rocker and her delightful tribute to London and the voices in her head.

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On Shifting Ground, Revised Edition

Muslim Women in the Global Era
Edited by Fereshteh Nouraie-Simone

Breaking news on Muslim women post Arab Spring.

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Give It to Me

Ana Castillo

A forty-three-year-old Latina stumbles her way to spiritual self-rescue through sexual adventures and small-time hustles.

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WSQ: Debt

WSQ, Volume 42, Numbers 1-2, Spring/Summer 2014
Edited by
Meena Alexander
Rosalind Petchesky

Is the language of debt—"You owe me!"—sufficient to encompass ethical bonds and social justice?

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Valerie Solanas

The Defiant Life of the Woman Who Wrote SCUM (and Shot Andy Warhol)
Breanne Fahs

The electrifying story of the woman who wrote SCUM and shot Andy Warhol.

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Ghostbelly

Elizabeth Heineman

You may not think you have assumptions about motherhood and grief, but you do. And this book will shatter them.

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The Silent Woman

Monika Zgustova

An aristocratic naif colludes with the Nazis, then stands up against the Gulag in this epic of riches to rags.

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Testo Junkie

Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era
Beatriz Preciado

The most visionary book on gender and sexuality today.

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The Riot Grrrl Collection

Edited by Lisa Darms

This title is currently on backorder. Preorder now and copies will ship in January 2014. The original manifestos, calls to arms, and rallying cries of the Riot Grrrl revolution, collected here for the first time.

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Savage Coast

Muriel Rukeyser

Never before published, this autobiographical novel captures the politics and passion of the Spanish Civil War.

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