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In the Body of the World

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ISBN: 9781250043979
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Published: Picador - February 4th, 2014

Ensler's memoir is both devastating and incredible. It is more than just her story of battling cancer and finding herself. It is also a story of the world's battles. It is a story that ends with the hope that the world can find itself. ~ Reviewed by Krysta Piccoli


In the Body of the World

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ISBN: 9780805095180
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Published: Metropolitan Books - April 30th, 2013

Ensler's memoir is both devastating and incredible. It is more than just her story of battling cancer and finding herself. It is also a story of the world's battles. It is a story that ends with the hope that the world can find itself. ~ Reviewed by Krysta Piccoli


Bitchfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine by Lisa Jervis - Book Review

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By Lisa Jervis (Editor), Andi Zeisler (Editor), Margaret Cho (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780374113438
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 8th, 2006

The best of the Bitch magazine of the 90's. This is a touchstone of young feminist thought encouraging us to think critically about mainstream media's portrayal of women. These are sharp feminist critiques try "I can't believe it's not feminism." ~ Reviewed by Martha Cornwell


I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced

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I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307589675
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Published: Broadway Books - March 2nd, 2010

Sold by her family into marriage to a stranger, Nujood is abused by her husband until she flees to a neighboring city’s court and demands a divorce. She is helped by a troop of attorneys and journalists in her quest for freedom. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan - Book Review

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By Betty Friedan, Gail Collins (Introduction by), Anna Quindlen (Afterword by)
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ISBN: 9780393346787
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 3rd, 2013

The book that identified "the problem with no name" and sparked the Second Wave of feminism is still relevant today...fifty years later. ~ Reviewed by Jess Hanlon


Homeward Bound

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ISBN: 9781451665444
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 7th, 2013

From canning pickles to sewing your own clothes to homeschooling your kids, women are embracing blogs to share the intimate details of a new kind of domesticity. Matchar takes a hard look at whether these new homemakers are advancing women's roles or setting feminism back. A refreshing dose of analysis and skepticism on this widespread DIY culture. ~ Reviewed by Martha Cornwell


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