Challenges readers to use utopian thinking and practice to counter the conditions of the present and create an alternative future.
The first edited volume solely dedicated to the philosophy of Adriana Cavaero.
Illustrates the diversity of Jewish lesbian queer experience through a range of topics, voices, and genres, encouraging readers to rethink narrow conceptions of Jewishness.
Combines servant-leadership and feminism into a new understanding of leadership.
Challenges and reimagines transnational feminism by analyzing the concept of ummah, or community, in Muslim women's writing.
Examines how contemporary US migrant women's life writing adapts autobiographical genres to call for social change benefiting minoritized communities.
Examines traditional sites of binary thinking in ancient Greek texts and culture to demonstrate surprising ambiguity, especially with regard to sexual difference.
Presents sculpture, painting, drawings, prints, and photographs from throughout the artist's illustrious career.
Shows how feminist writing in British Romanticism developed alternatives to linear time.
Shares the unique story of a Christmas tree farm in Poughkeepsie, New York, where, for over four decades, women artists boldly built a space where they could create community and art together.
Unique empirically grounded analysis of how audiences negotiate sexism and feminism across media, from popular television shows to dating apps.
A broad exploration of Irigaray’s philosophy of life and living.
Examines the relationship between time and sexual difference in the work of French feminists Julia Kristeva and Luce Irigaray.
Adds new voices to the feminist conversation and brings a rich variety of diverse approaches to Buddhist women’s identities, “the feminine,” and Buddhist feminism.
Shows that the feminist interventions of the Mao era (1949–1976) continue to influence contemporary Chinese women.
Demonstrates how film adaptations intersect with feminist discourse in neoliberal Mexico.
Examines the lived experience of social encounters drawing on phenomenological insights.
Analyzes intersex debates through a queer feminist, intersectional, and transnational lens.
Argues that institutional change must accommodate women’s professional and personal life stages.
Examines how postfeminism and postracialism intersect to perpetuate systemic injustice in the United States.
Explores the philosophical, literary, and psychoanalytic significance of film endings.
Provides a contemporary response to such landmark volumes as All the Women Are White, All the Blacks Are Men, But Some of Us Are Brave and This Bridge Called My Back.
Frames menstruation as a site of resistance, defiance, and shamelessness, showcasing the work of those who fight back against shame and silence.
Creates a new space for hybrid feminist analysis of Asian Muslim women’s lives.
Analyzes the author’s transformation from academic to figure competitor.
Phenomenological insights into health issues relating to bodily self-experience, normality and deviance, self-alienation, and objectification.
Reveals a remarkable woman’s life and her contributions to social justice movements related to Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and gay liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism.
Selected essays on radical social change.
Collection of important essays by feminist scholars from cultural studies, philosophy of education, curriculum theory, and women’s studies.
Unpacks the myriad ways rhetorical and communication theories and feminist intersectional approaches impact one another.
Essays on the politics of everyday style.
A candid and provocative critique of women’s sexual liberation in America.
Examines transnational movement building through a focus on acid attacks and organizing against acid violence in Bangladesh.
Explores the relationship between feminism and New Age Culture.
Black Feminism and Continental Philosophy in dialogue.
New directions in thinking about mothering.
Feminists speak out on race and gender in the 2008 Presidential campaign.
First book on gender and academic service.
A transdisciplinary reader on Luce Irigaray's reading and re-writing of Ancient Greek texts.
African American women and men share their stories of how feminism has influenced their daily lives.
First book to study rape and sexual abuse of Vietnamese women by U. S. soldiers during the Vietnam War.
A feminist and Foucauldian analysis of a variety of emerging gendered discourses.
Engages critically with historical and contemporary representations of the medicalized human body.
Essays explore a wide range of contemporary feminist mothering practices.
Critically examines diagnostic and popular discourses on eating disorders.
Explores the role of the literary protest essay in addressing social divisions in the United States.
Recovers a dynamic women’s tradition of vision and sexuality, challenging Darwinian and Freudian accounts of women as nonvisual sexual agents.
Provides a comparative look at women's texts across the Americas.
An in-depth analysis of infant nourishment issues, focusing on environmentally contaminated breastmilk.
Explores the political implications of Kristeva’s theoretical and fictional writings.
Uses personal narratives to highlight the development of feminist sport studies.
Looks at how violent women characters disrupt cinematic narrative and challenge cultural ideals.
Interrogates the comfortable and stable contours of "home," asking what it means to women in different social, class, sexual, ethnic, and racial contexts in different times and places.
Brings the writings of de Cleyre out of undeserved obscurity.
Links radical feminist writings of the 1960s and 1970s to contemporary online women's networks.
Explores how Rich's work has influenced feminist scholarship on motherhood.
Crucial conversations about feminist theories and how they can fall apart, rupture, and fragment.
Offers critical assessments of feminism from the 1960s to the present.
Probes the complementary yet contested relations between psychoanalysis and feminism, emphasizing the plural nature of each.
An entertainingly satirical vision of today's academy, in which a woman academic lands, with her cat, in a university, largely populated by males.
Reads a wide range of contemporary feminist theorists to show how they invest in sound as a medium of critical thought.
This is a haunting experimental novel about a daughter raped by her father, and the consequences of repressing this memory. In a parallel narrative, the father analyzes the posthumous writings of his daughter for clues to her thoughts and behavior.
Examines the dynamic relationship between authority and gender in contemporary, experimental narrative works by four Latin American women writers: Diamela Eltit of Chile, Nelida Pinon of Brazil, Reina Roffe of Argentina, and Cristina Peri Rossi of Uruguay.
This book shows how eighteenth-century women's literature redefined nation and culture in class and gendered terms.
Feminism, Bakhtin, and the Dialogic assembles thirteen essays on the intersection of Bakhtin's narrative theory, especially his concept of dialogism. The book explores the dimensions of using Bakhtin ...
This book reflects the most current scholarship on states, socioeconomic development, and feminist theory to emerge this decade. Addressed are issues such as the role of state policies and ideologies ...
The core source of this book is the work of Emmanuel Levinas. Beginning with a chapter on speaking and the other, three lead chapters focus on Levinas' account of the face of the other. These chapters ...
This readable, informed, and insightful book illustrates the effects Virginia Woolf's feminism had on her art. Woolf's committed feminism combined with her integrity as an artist and her ability to metamorphose ...