Witchcraft, Tarot Cards, and Tea Cups Full of Blood: The Many Wonders of Dame Darcy’s "Meat Cake Bible"

The illustrator of alternative comics and mermaid tarot is out with a giant new collection.

How Will "Tampa" Change With Harmony Korine at the Helm?

The controversial book about a woman who's a ruthless sociopath is becoming a film. But it would have been interesting to see a female director get the job of adapting it for screen.  Read more »

"No More Heroes": Jordan Flaherty’s New Book Excavates the Deep Roots of the White Savior Industrial Complex

Our capitalist system supports and rewards saviorism, which we can help uproot by supporting movements led by the people most impacted by the issues being addressed. Read more »

Read An Excerpt of New Activist Picture Book "Rad Women Worldwide"

Teaching the next generation about Poly Styrene, Aung San Suu Kyi, indigenous activists, and amazing scientists. Read more »

Life-Affirming Narratives: Author Randa Jarrar Talks Arab-American Identity and Survival

"Him, Me, and Muhammad Ali" is the new book from the author whose books center on sexuality, language, and class. Read more »

Finally, a Book Tells the Story of Black Female Math Whizzes Who Worked at NASA

"Hidden Figures" explores a history that's long been overlooked. Read more »

Anne Elizabeth Moore's "Threadbare" Unravels the Many Consequences of Fast Fashion

Threadbare is an ambitious, eye-opening, muckraking investigation into the "fast fashion" industry. Read more »

New Book "Closer" Explores Important Ground: Women's Orgasms

A voyage through the "orgasmic frontier of female sexuality." Read more »

A New Small Press Aims to Publish Youth-Oriented LGBT Stories

"As a community we long ago decided our goals weren't to be legitimized by the system but to assert our legitimacy despite it."   Read more »

This Is Why I Write: Almost All Stories About Trans Women Are Written By Cisgender Authors

This summer, I'm attending a first-ever workshop for all trans women. Having that space is so, so important.  Read more »

Radical Revisioning: A Q&A with Author and Pagan Priestess Lasara Firefox Allen

Jailbreaking the Goddess addresses the many women who don't feel represented in the more well-known, threefold maiden/mother/crone model.  Read more »

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Hot Under the Bonnet: The cooptation of Amish culture in mass-market fiction

Dubbed “Amish romance novels,” “Amish fiction,” or the more waggish “bonnet rippers,” these novels just one entry point into the varying images of Amish communities in U.S. popular culture. Read more »

Know & Tell: The literary renaissance of trans women writers

"By morning a familyof baffled new bodiescaress one another in the sun& each by each,we teach...

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A Look at How Media Writes Women of Color

Nearly every Saturday morning, feminists of color hold Twitter discussions taking a deeper look at issues, such as gender violence. It’s the best... Read more »

Rewriting the Future: Using Science Fiction to Re-Envision Justice

When I tell people I am a prison abolitionist and that I believe in ending all prisons, they often look at me like I rode in on a...

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