Forty years after the fact, Becky Cooper, a curious Harvard undergrad, first heard whispers of a murdered student, one bludgeoned to death by a professor to cover up an affair. Though that motive proved false, the story that unfolded,...
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
- Auteur:Cooper, BeckySommaire:
- Auteur:West, LindySommaire:
Lindy West provides an incisive look at how patriarchy, intolerance, and misogyny have conquered politics and culture in America.
- Auteur:Watson, Amanda D. D.Sommaire:
Who isthe juggling mother, the woman who quietly flicks dried cereal off her blazer while running a corporate empire? The Juggling Motherexplores the figure of contemporary mothering in media representations: a typically white, middle-...
- Auteur:Frances-White, DeborahSommaire:
Deborah Frances-White reassures us that we don't have to be perfect to be a force for meaningful change. Exploring big issues, she explodes the myth of the model activist and offers a realistic path toward changing the world.
- Auteur:Oluo, IjeomaSommaire:
Ijeoma Oluo investigates the real costs and the subversive history of white male American identity in order to find a way it can be reimagined, one free from racism, sexism, and oppression.
- Auteur:Collins, Patricia HillSommaire:
The concept of intersectionality has become a hot topic in academic and activist circles alike. But what exactly does it mean, and why has it emerged as such a vital lens through which to explore how social inequalities of race, class,...
- Auteur:Lesser, ElizabethSommaire:
Lesser argues that if women's voices had been equally heard and respected throughout history, humankind would have valued stories of caretaking and compassion over vengeance and violence.
- Auteur:Maher, SanamSommaire:
In 2016, Pakistan's first social media celebrity, Qandeel Baloch, was murdered in a suspected honor killing. Maher reconstructs the story of her life to restore the humanity of the woman at its center.