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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

Originally published in 1982, All the Women Are White, All the Blacks Are Men, But Some of Us Are Brave: Black Women's Studies is the first comprehensive collection of black feminist scholarship. Featuring essays by Alice Walker, the Combahee River Collective, and Barbara Smith, and original resources, this book is vital to today's conversation on race and gender in America.

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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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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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Single Jewish Male Seeking Soul Mate

Letty Cottin Pogrebin
The son of Holocaust survivors promises he'll marry Jewish--but life intervenes when he meets Cleo, an African American activist.

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Eat My Heart Out

Zoe Pilger
"A foul-mouthed Nancy Mitford for the Gawker generation."

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Apocalypse Baby

Virginie Despentes
This on-the-road mystery follows the search for a missing girl, providing a scathing commentary on contemporary life.

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Divorce Is the Worst

Anastasia Higginbotham
A refreshingly honest portrayal of divorce, this beautifully illustrated book offers children the hope of staying whole as parents split.

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$pread

Edited by
Audacia Ray
Eliyanna Kaiser
Rachel Aimee
The essential collection by sex workers on sex work, prostitute rights, and the real media whores who sensationalize them.

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SLUT

A Play and Guidebook for Combating Sexism and Sexual Violence
Katie Cappiello
Meg McInerney
A riveting, true-to-life play and provocative essays examine rape and bullying culture, offering resources for survivors and bystanders.

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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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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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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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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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