Women & Gender Studies



link to catalog page THUMA, All Our Trials

All Our Trials

Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Author: Emily L. Thuma
Pub Date: March 2019

A grassroots history of resistance to gender violence and the carceral state   learn more...
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link to catalog page LEMONS, ED., Building Womanist Coalitions

Building Womanist Coalitions

Writing and Teaching in the Spirit of Love

Author: Edited by Gary L. Lemons
Pub Date: April 2019

Harnessing the power of womanism in the classroom, the streets, and everyday life   learn more...
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link to catalog page MCKEE, Disrupting Kinship

Disrupting Kinship

Transnational Politics of Korean Adoption in the United States

Author: Kimberly D. McKee
Pub Date: March 2019

Korean adoption and the legacies of gratitude   learn more...
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link to catalog page FIXMER-ORAIZ, Homeland Maternity

Homeland Maternity

US Security Culture and the New Reproductive Regime

Author: Natalie Fixmer-Oraiz
Pub Date: March 2019

Motherhood and motherland in contemporary America   learn more...
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Owen Lovejoy and the Coalition for Equality

Clergy, African Americans, and Women United for Abolition

Author: Jane Ann Moore and William F. Moore
Pub Date: September 2019

An Illinois activist and his abolitionist alliance   learn more...
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link to catalog page POTTER, Queer Timing

Queer Timing

The Emergence of Lesbian Sexuality in Early Cinema

Author: Susan Potter
Pub Date: July 2019

A daring theoretical revision of feminist and queer perspectives   learn more...
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link to catalog page WEISS, Ritual Soundings

Ritual Soundings

Women Performers and World Religions

Author: Sarah Weiss
Pub Date: March 2019

Representing women’s traditions and re-envisioning comparative practices   learn more...
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link to catalog page JACKSON, Scandinavians in Chicago

Scandinavians in Chicago

The Origins of White Privilege in Modern America

Author: Erika K. Jackson
Pub Date: January 2019

The story of an immigrant group considered white on arrival   learn more...
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link to catalog page WARREN, Subject to Reality

Subject to Reality

Women and Documentary Film

Author: Shilyh Warren
Pub Date: June 2019

Women's documentaries in film and feminist history   learn more...
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link to catalog page WILKERSON, To Live Here, You Have to Fight

To Live Here, You Have to Fight

How Women Led Appalachian Movements for Social Justice

Author: Jessica Wilkerson
Pub Date: January 2019

Working poor women, feminist activism, and the birth of a new era of grassroots empowerment   learn more...
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