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Pissing in a River

Lorrie Sprecher

Amanda moves to London with nothing but her guitar and her collection of punk music as the soundtrack to her every step. With the company of a few friendly voices in her head, she looks for—and finds—a best friend and new lover. She forms a band, Lesbian Raincoat, and completely rewrites the story of her life.

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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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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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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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The Feminist Porn Book

The Politics of Producing Pleasure
Edited by
Tristan Taormino
Constance Penley
Celine Parrenas Shimizu
Mireille Miller-Young
The Feminist Porn Book celebrates the power of desire, turning the spotlight on an industry where feminism is thriving.

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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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