A Black Women's History of the United States

30 March 2020 | By Daina Ramey Berry | Filed in: womens studies.

A revealing historyat once sobering and empoweringshowing Black women s expansive contributions since the 1600s Spanning over 400 years, this book, written by two award winning Black women historians, prioritizes all voices from poor and working class domestics to middle class reform women to sex

Too Much: How Victorian Constraints Still Bind Women Today

30 March 2020 | By Rachel Vorona Cote | Filed in: womens studies.

Lacing cultural criticism, Victorian literature, and storytelling together, TOO MUCH spills over with intellect, with sparkling prose, and with the brainy arguments of Vorona Cote, who posits that women are all, in some way or another, still susceptible to being called too much Esm Weijun

Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote

30 March 2020 | By Ellen Carol DuBois | Filed in: womens studies.

Honoring the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the Constitution, this exciting history explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women through portraits of its bold leaders and devoted activists.Distinguished historian Ellen Carol DuBois begins in the pre Civil War years

Why We Can't Sleep: Women's New Midlife Crisis

30 March 2020 | By Ada Calhoun | Filed in: womens studies.

When Ada Calhoun found herself in the throes of a midlife crisis, she thought that she had no right to complain She was married with children and a good career So why did she feel miserable And why did it seem that other Generation X women were miserable, too Calhoun decided to find some

Believe Me: How Trusting Women Can Change the World

30 March 2020 | By Jessica Valenti | Filed in: womens studies.

What would happen if we believed women A groundbreaking anthology offers a potent rallying cry and theory of change Harvey Weinstein Bill Cosby Donald Trump The most famous abusers in modern American history are finally starting to be outed for what they are Women are speaking up and risking

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

30 March 2020 | By Loryn Brantz | Filed in: womens studies.

Librarian s note There is an ebook edition with the same ISBN ISBN 978 1 4494 8677 8 A collection of Loryn Brantzs vibrant and relatable Jellybean Comics about her everyday experiences as a lady Home manicure tips, awkward seduction techniques, scoping out the snack table, andmost important