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SLUT

A Play and Guidebook for Combating Sexism and Sexual Violence
Katie Cappiello
Meg McInerney

Remember the slut at your school? Whether used as a slur or reclaimed as an expression of sexy confidence, this word has been used as an acceptable excuse for rape, bullying, and the sexual double standard.

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Icon

Edited by Amy Scholder
Who is your icon? Today’s most fascinating writers reveal a private view on a public person.

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The Shipwrecked

Contemporary Stories by Women from Iran
Edited by Fereshteh Nouraie-Simone
We hear of Iran in the world news, but these deeply personal, literary tales show a hidden way of life.

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What Flowers Say

George Sand
These gorgeously illustrated magical tales by classic author George Sand reveal the fantasy, wonder, and enchantment in the natural world.

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WSQ: Solidarity

WSQ, Volume 42, Numbers 3-4, Fall/Winter 2014
Edited by
Saadia Toor
Shefali Chandra
This issue of WSQ explores the myriad conditions that compel competing groups to work together for political change.

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Into the Go-Slow

Bridgett M. Davis
A novel about sisters, the legacy of the Black Power Movement, and the troubled bond between African Americans and Africans.

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Babygate

How to Survive Pregnancy and Parenting in the Workplace
Dina Bakst
Phoebe Taubman
Elizabeth Gedmark
An essential guide to navigating the workplace during pregnancy and early parenthood, including a state-specific guide to parents' rights.

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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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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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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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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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Testo Junkie

Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era
Paul B. Preciado
The most visionary book on gender and sexuality today.

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The Riot Grrrl Collection

Edited by Lisa Darms
The original manifestos, calls to arms, and rallying cries of the Riot Grrrl revolution, collected here for the first time.

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