New Books in Gender Studies

Interviews with Scholars of Gender about their New Books

https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/gender-studies/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 514 Folge(n) erschienen.
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episode 15: Discussion of Massive Online Peer Review and Open Access Publishing


In the information age, knowledge is power. Hence, facilitating the access to knowledge to wider publics empowers citizens and makes societies more democratic...


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episode 93: Richa Kaul Padte, "Cyber Sexy: Rethinking Pornography" (Penguin Viking, 2018)


Parents, teachers, feminists, conservatives, lawyers, the concerned citizen – pornography raises everyone's hackles...


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episode 81: Isobel O’Hare, "all this can be yours" (University of Hell Press, 2019)


Isobel O’Hare’s all this can be yours (University of Hell Press, 2019) presents a series of erasures crafted from celebrity sexual assault apologies...


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episode 81: Isobel O’Hare, "all this can be yours" (University of Hell Press, 2019)


Isobel O’Hare’s all this can be yours (University of Hell Press, 2019) presents a series of erasures crafted from celebrity sexual assault apologies...


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episode 155: Elizabeth Todd-Breland, "A Political Education: Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s" (UNC Press, 2018)


By highlighting the activism of local Black women and Black teachers, Todd-Breland uncovers hidden histories of how Black women have been at the forefront of this fight from the 1960s to the present...


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episode 86: Joyce Antler, "Jewish Radical Feminism: Voices from the Women’s Liberation Movement" (NYU Press, 2018)


The book demonstrates the rich contribution of Jewish values and identity had on the women’s liberation movement and how in turn they changed Jewish life in America...


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episode 140: Susan Carlile, "Charlotte Lennox: An Independent Mind" (U Toronto Press, 2018)


Though not as well known today as some of her literary contemporaries, Charlotte Lennox wrote numerous works during the mid-18th century that won her critical acclaim...


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episode 55: Margaret Hennefeld, "Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes" (Columbia UP, 2018)


In the early days of film, female comedians appeared in films that included both strange activities and slapstick....


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episode 85: Trent MacNamara, "Birth Control and American Modernity: A History of Popular Ideas" (Cambridge UP, 2018)


MacNamara traces the multiple avenues in which birth control entered the lives of everyday Americans and gained social acceptance...


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episode 96: Bernadete Barton, "Stripped: More Stories from Exotic Dancers" (NYU Press, 2017)


Women get into stripping for money, writes Dr. Bernadete Barton, and the experience the girls have throughout their career in exotic dancing varies...


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