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Rats, Stones and the Goddess : A Conversation with Sabine Lichtenfels, Femspec Issue 9.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Batya Weinbaum interviewed Sabine Lichtenfels in July, 2005 when invited to participate in the seminar for Peace Journalists at Tamera. Tamera is an international intentional community in Southern Portugal. They openly maintain free love lifestyle to free up energy to liberate and change an oppressive society, along the lines of New Left thinkers influenced by Marcuse and Wilhelm Reich.
Cartesian Nuts: Rewriting the Platonic Androgyne in Angela Carter’s Japanese Surrealism, Femspec Issue 6.2, 2005
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Essay » Literature
“In her otherwise largely realist fiction before Japan, Carter often used a male protagonist, her feminism consisted mainly of female characters’ exploitation and final destruction or violently taking the role of the male characters. This binary, as it happens, informs Carter’s analysis of Sade’s work, where women are classified into two types."
Bluestockings Beware: Cultural Backlash and the Reconfiguration of the Witch in Popular Nineteenth-Century Literature. Femspec Issue 6.2, 2005
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Literature
The author “decided to view four nineteenth century short stories that reflect this cultural linkage through the looking glass of narratives of American witch-hunting, Puritan theology, and the history of women’s changing roles in mid-nineteenth century America."
The Evolution of Her: Redefining Your Beliefs about Your Feminine Identity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
A fascinating evolution of identity is occurring in which women everywhere are redefining themselves. The Evolution of Her describes how we can take part in this thrilling cultural movement by living the lives we want instead of following society’s prescriptive life plan.
Feminist Bloggers: The 2014 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This collection of 20 feminist essays by 8 authors, covers a broad range of topics from feminism as a political label, to rape culture, to various perspectives on education. This volume also includes several pieces about how marketing addresses women and how mass media represent them. Every essay was originally published as part of a blog series hoping to generate a discussion.
The White Velvet Slingers
Series: Arcina Gangster. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Years have passed since the Cambias War and a new generation of Arcinan mobsters emerge from the realms of old guilds. Sofia Pendadara becomes Overseer of her own guild, but after years of a relative peace, old rivalries resurface and new forces emerge for their slice of the nation's pie in the form of a neglected son of a Overseer, a new criminal element, and a new generation full of extremes...
Shameless Woman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Shameless Woman is "A provocative, challenging, and ultimately uplifting memoir in poems to be read aloud or in silence, performed on stage, or naked in the middle of a supermarket. Rage and Love have found a safe meeting place at last." This is Magdalena Gómez's first poetry collection. Her writings have been published in anthologies and performed in theaters across the United States.
The Hystery App
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When the biophysicist Dr Brogan Miller and her partner, the women’s historian Dr Honor Smith, stumble upon a cosmic phenomenon that enables them to film the everyday lives of women from the past, they believe it will bring about a revolution in the way that women’s history is taught and studied. V T Davy blends science fiction and lesbian romance to examine the state of women's rights today.
The Path to Total Equality: A Social Revolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Sexism is alive and well. Women still make less money than men, remain objectified, and still lack control over their bodies. There are calls for equality, but what would that mean? What would need to happen in America for total sexual equality to be realized? This essay is a blueprint for the specific changes required to realize complete sexual equality.
Retold: Six Fairytales Reimagined
You set the price! Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
From Beauty and the Beast to Scheherazade, and Baba Yaga to the North Wind, fairy tales have inspired readers for generations. In Retold, six fables from across the globe are re-imagined--with a subversive twist. This anthology collects six short stories from diverse, feminist, and original perspectives. These aren't your storybook fairy tales.