Witches, Witch-Hunting, and Women

Witches, Witch-Hunting, and Women The world is witnessing a new surge of interpersonal and institutional violence against women, including new witch hunts This surge of violence has occurred alongside an expansion of capitalist social relation In this new work, Silvia Federici examines the root causes of these developments and

Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny

Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny Misogyny is a hot topic, yet it s often misunderstood What is misogyny, exactly Who deserves to be called a misogynist How does misogyny contrast with sexism, and why is it prone to persist or increase even when sexist gender roles are waning This book is an exploration of misogyny in public

Bitch Doctrine: Essays for Dissenting Adults

Bitch Doctrine: Essays for Dissenting Adults I can t really think of another writer who so consistently and bravely keeps thinking and talking and learning and trying to make the world better Caitlin Moran Smart and provocative, witty and uncompromising, this collection of Laurie Penny s celebrated essays establishes her as one of the

Living a Feminist Life

Living a Feminist Life 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

The Second Sex

The Second Sex Newly translated and unabridged in English for the first time, Simone de Beauvoir s masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of woman, and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness This long awaited new edition reinstates significant portions of the original French

Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center

Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center A sweeping examination of the core issues of sexual politics, bell hooks new book Feminist Theory from margin to center argues that the contemporary feminist movement must establish a new direction for the 1980s Continuing the debates surrounding her controversial first book, Ain t I A Woman,