Books

Forthcoming Releases

WSQ: Child

WSQ Volume 43, Numbers 1&2
Edited by
Sarah Chinn
Anna Mae Duane

WSQ: Child seeks to address children’s representations, experiences, and place in the world. Are they removed from the global economy, or do they represent their own immense market and labor force? How do childhood desires preempt or diverge from adult sexual identities? Which children are assigned affective value, and which are denied care and love?

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Thérèse and Isabelle

Violette Leduc
This hidden classic, censored for half a century, follows the obsessive pleasures and repressed secrets of two schoolgirls in love.

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Stella Dallas

Olive Higgins Prouty
“One of the most entertaining, excellently sustained and consistently developed novels of the season.” —New York Times (1941)

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But Some of Us Are Brave (2nd Ed.)

Black Women's Studies
Edited by
Akasha (Gloria T.) Hull
Patricia Bell Scott
Barbara Smith
This beloved, groundbreaking collection created the necessary coursework to develop the field of black women's studies in the US.

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The Feminist Utopia Project

Fifty-Seven Visions of a Wildly Better Future
Edited by
Alexandra Brodsky
Rachel Kauder Nalebuff
What would a world that matched your values look like?

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The Raging Skillet

The True Life Story of Chef Rossi
Rossi
An outsider within her Jersey Shore family, Chef Rossi finds a home for her punk sensibilities inside the kitchen.

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Beijing Comrades

Bei Tong
Beijing Comrades--the first gay novel published in mainland China--is a tale of capitalism, love, power, and secrecy.

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The Cosmopolitans

Sarah Schulman
Two unlikely friends, cast out of their own families, search for understanding in 1950s Bohemian New York City.

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WSQ: The 1970s

Edited by
Shelly Eversley
Michelle Habell-Pallán
Contributors explore the 1970s, a decade that transformed the very notion of female power regarding their bodies, pleasures, and work.

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