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Product Description: In a timely follow-up to her national bestseller Men Explain Things to Me, Rebecca Solnit offers indispensable commentary on women who refuse to be silenced, misogynistic violence, the fragile masculinity of the literary canon, the gender binary, the recent history of rape jokes, and much more...read more

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9781608467402 | Haymarket Books, March 14, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In a timely follow-up to her national bestseller Men Explain Things to Me, Rebecca Solnit offers indispensable commentary on women who refuse to be silenced, misogynistic violence, the fragile masculinity of the literary canon, the gender binary, the recent history of rape jokes, and much more.

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Product Description: "Books We're Excited About in 2017" (Chicago Tribune)"Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2017" (Chicago Reader)Every day, heinous acts are perpetrated on women's bodies in this political economy—whether for entertainment, in the guise of medicine, or due to the conditions of labor that propel consumerism...read more

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9781940430881 | Curbside Splendor Pub, March 14, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Books We're Excited About in 2017" (Chicago Tribune)"Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2017" (Chicago Reader)Every day, heinous acts are perpetrated on women's bodies in this political economy—whether for entertainment, in the guise of medicine, or due to the conditions of labor that propel consumerism.

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Product Description: Men and women used to cheer: vive la différence!But now, contrary to all science and common sense, we’re supposed to believe that there is no difference. (And if you insist there is, you just might be accused of a hate crime!)Our culture—and our laws—are endorsing a worldview rooted in craziness...read more

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9781621575818 | Regnery Pub, February 27, 2017, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Men and women used to cheer: vive la différence!

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Product Description: En este conjunto de ensayos mordaces y oportunos sobre la persistente desigualdad entre mujeres y hombres y la violencia basada en el género, Solnit cita su experiencia personal y otros ejemplos reales de cómo los hombres muestran una autoridad que no se han ganado, mientras que las mujeres han sido educadas para aceptar esa realidad sin cuestionarla...read more

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9781608467211 | Haymarket Books, February 14, 2017, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: En este conjunto de ensayos mordaces y oportunos sobre la persistente desigualdad entre mujeres y hombres y la violencia basada en el género, Solnit cita su experiencia personal y otros ejemplos reales de cómo los hombres muestran una autoridad que no se han ganado, mientras que las mujeres han sido educadas para aceptar esa realidad sin cuestionarla.

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Product Description: Inspired by Octavia Butler's explorations of our human relationship to change, Emergent Strategy is radical self-help, society-help, and planet-help designed to shape the futures we want to live. Change is constant. The world is in a continual state of flux...read more

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9781849352604 | A K Pr Distribution, February 14, 2017, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Inspired by Octavia Butler's explorations of our human relationship to change, Emergent Strategy is radical self-help, society-help, and planet-help designed to shape the futures we want to live.

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Product Description: In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work. Building on legacies of feminist of color scholarship in particular, Ahmed offers a poetic and personal meditation on how feminists become estranged from worlds they critique—often by naming and calling attention to problems—and how feminists learn about worlds from their efforts to transform them...read more

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9780822363040 | Duke Univ Pr, February 3, 2017, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work.

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9780822363194 | Duke Univ Pr, February 3, 2017, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work.

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Product Description: This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical framework for the study of contemporary feminist textile art. Gendered discourses of decadence that perpetuate anxieties about women's power, consumption and pleasure are deconstructed through images of drug use, female sexuality and 'excessive' living, in artworks by several contemporary textile artists including Orly Cogan, Tracey Emin, Allyson Mitchell, and Rozanne Hawksley...read more

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9781472569417 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical framework for the study of contemporary feminist textile art.

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9781472569400 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical framework for the study of contemporary feminist textile art.

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Product Description: Makes key excerpts from Daly's work accessible to readers who are seeking to access the essence of her thought in a single volume.    Outrageous, humorous, inflammatory, Amazonian, intellectual, provocative, controversial, and a discoverer of Feminist word-magic, Mary Daly’s influence on Second Wave feminism was enormous...read more
By Linda Barufaldi (editor)

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9781479892037 | New York Univ Pr, January 24, 2017, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Makes key excerpts from Daly's work accessible to readers who are seeking to access the essence of her thought in a single volume.

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9781479877768 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, January 24, 2017), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Makes key excerpts from Daly's work accessible to readers who are seeking to access the essence of her thought in a single volume.

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Product Description: For over twenty years, Patty Carroll has staged photographs using models, drapery, and household objects to add to the dialogue surrounding femininity and the domestic sphere. Anonymous Women presents images that symbolize the psychological states of women around the world by showing them hidden behind, and intertwined with, visually stunning domestic scenes...read more
By Patty Carroll (photographer)

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9781942084198 | Daylight Community Arts Foundation, January 10, 2017, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: For over twenty years, Patty Carroll has staged photographs using models, drapery, and household objects to add to the dialogue surrounding femininity and the domestic sphere.

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Product Description: For the Crunk Feminist Collective, their academic day jobs were lacking in conversations they actually wanted—relevant, real conversations about how race and gender politics intersect with pop culture and current events. To address this void, they started a blog...read more
By Robin M. Boylorn (editor)

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9781558619432 | Feminist Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: For the Crunk Feminist Collective, their academic day jobs were lacking in conversations they actually wanted—relevant, real conversations about how race and gender politics intersect with pop culture and current events.

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Product Description: For over a dozen years, the Vectors Lab has experimented with digital scholarship through its online publication, Vectors, and through Scalar, a multimedia authoring platform. The history of this software lab intersects a much longer tale about computation in the humanities, as well as tensions about the role of theory in related projects...read more

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9780674728943 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 2, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: For over a dozen years, the Vectors Lab has experimented with digital scholarship through its online publication, Vectors, and through Scalar, a multimedia authoring platform.

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Product Description: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement. On her ethnographic journey around the world's oceans and fisheries, she finds that the ocean is being simplified in a food politics that is overwhelmingly land based and preoccupied with buzzwords like "local" and "sustainable...read more

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9780822362135 | Duke Univ Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement.

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9780822362357 | Duke Univ Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement.

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Product Description: This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address the problem of human trafficking. In contrast to current international and state-based approaches to trafficking, which tend to focus on sex trafficking and trafficking for forced labour, this book seeks to establish how marriage as an institution is often implicated in the occurrence of trafficking in women...read more

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9781138650763 | Routledge, December 7, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book examines the traffic in women for marriage, a phenomenon that has been largely overlooked in international efforts to address the problem of human trafficking.

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Product Description: Feminist Views from Somewhere: Post-Jungian Themes in Feminist Theory explores what and how Jungian thought contributes to feminist thinking. Broadly speaking, feminist thinking, or thinking by and about women as autonomous, intelligent and independent agents, has opened up scholarship through insightful, reflective critique and practice...read more
By Frances Gray (editor)

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9781138897830 | Routledge, November 22, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Feminist Views from Somewhere: Post-Jungian Themes in Feminist Theory explores what and how Jungian thought contributes to feminist thinking.

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9781138897823 | Routledge, November 22, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Feminist Views from Somewhere: Post-Jungian Themes in Feminist Theory explores what and how Jungian thought contributes to feminist thinking.

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Product Description: Translating the Queer examines how concepts of queer knowledge and its representations have been disseminated throughout Latin America, a dissemination that has been accompanied by processes of translation, adaptation, and resistance...read more

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9781783602933 | Zed Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Translating the Queer examines how concepts of queer knowledge and its representations have been disseminated throughout Latin America, a dissemination that has been accompanied by processes of translation, adaptation, and resistance.

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9781783602926 | Reprint edition (Zed Books, November 15, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Translating the Queer examines how concepts of queer knowledge and its representations have been disseminated throughout Latin America, a dissemination that has been accompanied by processes of translation, adaptation, and resistance.

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Product Description: As more feminism migrates online, full-spectrum doulas remain focused on life’s physically intimate relationships: between caregivers and patients, parents and pregnancy, individuals and their own bodies. They are committed to supporting a pregnancy no matter the outcome—whether it results in birth, abortion, miscarriage, or adoption—and to facing the question of choice head-on...read more
By Loretta Ross (introduced by)

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9781558619418 | Feminist Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: As more feminism migrates online, full-spectrum doulas remain focused on life’s physically intimate relationships: between caregivers and patients, parents and pregnancy, individuals and their own bodies.

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Product Description: Rather than focusing on what makes up queer identity, this issue of the award-winning journal WSQ asks whether the academy’s preexisting scholarly methods will be enough to take on this exciting new field of study. As an inherently slippery discipline, the resistance, impreciseness, and provocation that distinguish Queer Studies will undoubtedly affect its methodological developmen...read more
By Amin Ghaziani (editor)

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9781558619425 | Feminist Pr, December 27, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Rather than focusing on what makes up queer identity, this issue of the award-winning journal WSQ asks whether the academy’s preexisting scholarly methods will be enough to take on this exciting new field of study.

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Product Description: Literary Nonfiction. Women's Studies. Following in the tradition of Sara Ahmed (the originator of the concept "feminist killjoy"), Wunker brings memoir, theory, literary criticism, pop culture, and feminist thinking together in this collection of essays that take up Ahmed's project as a multi-faceted lens through which to read the world from a feminist point of view...read more

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9781771662567 | Bookthug, November 3, 2016, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Literary Nonfiction.

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Product Description: This book seeks to engage Chinese philosophy to reframe existing Western scholarship in the fields of gender, body, and aesthetics. The assembled essays cover traditional and current global issues related to Chinese female bodies by addressing the following questions: Does Confucianism rule out the capacity of women as moral subjects, and hence, as aesthetic subjects? Do forms of Chinese philosophy in some ways contribute or correspond to the patriarchal Confucian culture? In what ways can Chinese philosophy provide alternative perspectives sought by Western feminist scholars?The first section brings in theoretical and philosophical discussions of Western traditions such as those of Plato, Descartes, and Kant to examine their views on body and mind and how the Chinese philosophical ideas offered by Confucians and Daoists provide alternative body ontologies for critical feminist practices...read more

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9789629967857 | Chinese Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: This book seeks to engage Chinese philosophy to reframe existing Western scholarship in the fields of gender, body, and aesthetics.

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Product Description: Frames menstruation as a site of resistance, defiance, and shamelessness, showcasing the work of those who fight back against shame and silence.

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9781438462134 | State Univ of New York Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Frames menstruation as a site of resistance, defiance, and shamelessness, showcasing the work of those who fight back against shame and silence.

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9781438462127 | Reprint edition (State Univ of New York Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Frames menstruation as a site of resistance, defiance, and shamelessness, showcasing the work of those who fight back against shame and silence.

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Product Description: A 2017 Choice Outstanding Academic TitleIntersectionality intervenes in the field of intersectionality studies: the integrative examination of the effects of racial, gendered, and class power on people’s lives. While “intersectionality” circulates as a buzzword, Anna Carastathis joins other critical voices to urge a more careful reading...read more

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9780803285552 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: A 2017 Choice Outstanding Academic TitleIntersectionality intervenes in the field of intersectionality studies: the integrative examination of the effects of racial, gendered, and class power on people’s lives.

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Product Description: Vulnerability and resistance have often been seen as opposites, with the assumption that vulnerability requires protection and the strengthening of paternalistic power at the expense of collective resistance. Focusing on political movements and cultural practices in different global locations, including Turkey, Palestine, France, and the former Yugoslavia, the contributors to Vulnerability in Resistance articulate an understanding of the role of vulnerability in practices of resistance...read more
By Leticia Sabsay (editor)

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9780822362791 | Duke Univ Pr, October 28, 2016, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Vulnerability and resistance have often been seen as opposites, with the assumption that vulnerability requires protection and the strengthening of paternalistic power at the expense of collective resistance.

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9780822362906 | Reprint edition (Duke Univ Pr, October 28, 2016), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Vulnerability and resistance have often been seen as opposites, with the assumption that vulnerability requires protection and the strengthening of paternalistic power at the expense of collective resistance.

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Product Description: In Spill, self-described queer Black troublemaker and Black feminist love evangelist Alexis Pauline Gumbs presents a commanding collection of scenes depicting fugitive Black women and girls seeking freedom from gendered violence and racism...read more

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9780822362562 | Duke Univ Pr, October 28, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In Spill, self-described queer Black troublemaker and Black feminist love evangelist Alexis Pauline Gumbs presents a commanding collection of scenes depicting fugitive Black women and girls seeking freedom from gendered violence and racism.

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9780822362722 | Reprint edition (Duke Univ Pr, October 28, 2016), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In Spill, self-described queer Black troublemaker and Black feminist love evangelist Alexis Pauline Gumbs presents a commanding collection of scenes depicting fugitive Black women and girls seeking freedom from gendered violence and racism.

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Product Description: In this vividly illustrated narrative, author Sabra Moore chronicles twenty-two years of her life and interactions with other women artists finding ways to create politically and personally meaningful artworks, exhibitions, protests, and institutions in response to war, government corruption, struggles for reproductive freedom, and racial tension—all while fighting for greater representation and opportunities for women in the art world...read more
By Margaret Randall (foreword by)

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9781613320181 | New Village Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In this vividly illustrated narrative, author Sabra Moore chronicles twenty-two years of her life and interactions with other women artists finding ways to create politically and personally meaningful artworks, exhibitions, protests, and institutions in response to war, government corruption, struggles for reproductive freedom, and racial tension—all while fighting for greater representation and opportunities for women in the art world.

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Product Description: Feminism is all about demanding equality and learning to love yourself. But not too much – men hate that! From the writers of Reductress, the subversive, satirical women’s magazine read by over 2.5 million visitors a month, comes HOW TO WIN AT FEMINISM: The Definitive Guide to Having It All—And Then Some!This ultimate guide to winning feminism—filled with four-color illustrations, bold graphics, and hilarious photos—teaches readers how to battle the patriarchy better than everybody else...read more

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9780062439802 | Harperone, October 25, 2016, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Feminism is all about demanding equality and learning to love yourself.

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