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Dead Feminists

Author : Chandler O'Leary
ISBN : 9781632170576
Genre : Feminism
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"Providing a new and illuminating look at 27 women who've changed the world, Dead Feminists ties these historical women and the challenges they faced into the most important issues of today. Based on the cult-following limited edition Dead Feminists letterpress poster series by illustrator Chandler O'Leary and letterpress artist Jessica Spring, the book combines new art and lettering, archival photographs and ephemera, and revisits the original poster to tell each woman's story. Each chapter is a call to action (Protect, Make, Grow, Teach, Lead, Tell, Share, Play), and shows how the women exemplified that quality in their own ways. This book takes feminist inspiration to a new level of artistry and shows how ordinary and extraordinary women have made a difference throughout history (and how you can too!)"--
Category: Feminism

So Here I Am

Author : Anna Russell
ISBN : 9781781318270
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Discover the inspiring voices that have changed our world, and started a new conversation. The first dedicated collection of seminal speeches by women from around the world, So Here I Am is about women at the forefront of change – within politics, science, human rights and media; discussing everything from free love, anti-war, scientific discoveries, race, gender and women's rights. From Emmeline Pankhurst's 'Freedom or Death' speech and Marie Curie's trailblazing Nobel lecture, to Michelle Obama speaking on parenthood in politics and Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza's stirring ode to black women, the words collected here are empowering, engaging and inspiring. With powerful illustrations from Camila Pinheiro, this anthology of outspoken women throughout history is essential reading for anyone who believes that change is not only possible, it is necessary.
Category: Biography & Autobiography

The Best Coast A Road Trip Atlas

Author : Chandler O'Leary
ISBN : 9781632171740
Genre : Art
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"The Work shall be a hybrid travel guide, atlas and illustrated history of the West Coast through the lens of three historic West Coast highways (focusing on the coastal route via 101 & 1) and with a bonus inland route up 99, connecting the traveler to major cities such as SEA, PDX, Palm Springs, and other attractions)"--
Category: Art

Exhibiting Slavery

Author : Vivian Nun Halloran
ISBN : 9780813928654
Genre : Literary Collections
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Exhibiting Slavery examines the ways in which Caribbean postmodern historical novels about slavery written in Spanish, English, and French function as virtual museums, simultaneously showcasing and curating a collection of "primary documents" within their pages. As Vivian Nun Halloran attests, these novels highlight narrative "objects" extraneous to their plot—such as excerpts from the work of earlier writers, allusions to specific works of art, the uniforms of maroon armies assembled in preparation of a military offensive, and accounts of slavery's negative impact on the traditional family unit in Africa or the United States. In doing so, they demand that their readers go beyond the pages of the books to sort out fact from fiction and consider what relationship these featured "objects" have to slavery and to contemporary life. The self-referential function of these texts produces a "museum effect" that simultaneously teaches and entertains their readers, prompting them to continue their own research beyond and outside the text.
Category: Literary Collections

Gendering Modernism

Author : Maria Bucur
ISBN : 9781350026261
Genre : History
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Gendering Modernism offers a critical reappraisal of the modernist movement, asking how gender norms of the time shaped the rebellion of the self-avowed modernists and examining the impact of radical gender reformers on modernism. Focusing primarily on the connections between North American and European modernists, Maria Bucur explains why it is imperative that we consider the gender angles of modernism as a way to understand the legacies of the movement. She provides an overview of the scholarship on modernism and an analysis of how definitions of modernism have evolved with that scholarship. Interweaving vivid case studies from before the Great War to the interwar period - looking at individual modernists from Ibsen to Picasso, Hannah Höch to Josephine Baker - she covers various fields such as art, literature, theatre and film, whilst also demonstrating how modernism manifested itself in the major social-political and cultural shifts of the 20th century, including feminism, psychology, sexology, eugenics, nudism, anarchism, communism and fascism. This is a fresh and wide-ranging investigation of modernism which expands our definition of the movement, integrating gender analysis and thereby opening up new lines of enquiry. Written in a lively and accessible style, Gendering Modernism is a crucial intervention into the literature which should be read by all students and scholars of the modernist movement as well 20th-century history and gender studies more broadly.
Category: History

Library Journal

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ISBN : UOM:39015082964688
Genre : Libraries
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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
Category: Libraries

Women Of Color

Author : Diane Long Hoeveler
ISBN : STANFORD:36105110178972
Genre : Literary Criticism
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People of color and women continue to face prejudice and discrimination in contemporary society. Women's studies programs have only recently started to give attention to the particular issues faced by women of color. The contributors to this book examine the special concerns of women of color in the modern world, particularly in the United States and Latin America. The volume includes chapters on theoretical aspects of race, gender, and identity, discusses literary works by American women of color, and looks at the place of women of color in higher education.
Category: Literary Criticism

Us China Review

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ISBN : UCSD:31822027820679
Genre : China
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Category: China

The Oxford Encyclopedia Of Mesoamerican Cultures

Author : David Carrasco
ISBN : UOM:49015002857622
Genre : History
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Entries offer information on the geography, history, arts, literature, religion, and architecture of Pre-Hispanic, Colonial, and modern Mesoamerican cultures that span from central Mexico to present-day Costa Rica.
Category: History

The Oxford Companion To African American Literature

Author : William L. Andrews
ISBN : UOM:39015036090374
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Offers profiles of African American writers and entries on important works and genres
Category: Literary Criticism

Inside Uva

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ISBN : UVA:X004015494
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Quill Quire

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ISBN : UVA:X001759320
Genre : Book industries and trade
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Category: Book industries and trade

Ms Magazine

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ISBN : PSU:000047831858
Genre : Feminism
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Category: Feminism

The Publishers Weekly

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ISBN : UCSD:31822034363259
Genre : American literature
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Category: American literature

The New Yorker

Author : Harold Wallace Ross
ISBN : NWU:35556026834549
Genre : Literature
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Category: Literature

The Nation

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105006745363
Genre : United States
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Category: United States