Our Shared Shelf

Dear Readers,

As part of my work with UN Women, I have started reading as many books and essays about equality as I can get my hands on. There is so much amazing stuff out there! Funny, inspiring, sad, thought-provoking, empowering! I’ve been discovering so much that, at times, I’ve felt like my head was about to explode… I decided to start a Feminist book club, as I want to share what I’m learning and hear your thoughts too.

The plan is to select and read a book every month, then discuss the wo
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[FR] The Argonauts, de Maggie Nelson
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* May—The Argonauts, Maggie Nelson
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Jan—My Life On The Road, Gloria Steinem
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What did you learn/like?
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How to Be a Woman
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Apr 30, 2016
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All About Love: New Visions
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Mar 31, 2016
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The Color Purple
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Feb 29, 2016
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My Life on the Road
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Jan 31, 2016
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Emma Watson
Emma

Luke
Luke

Kodak Meelie
Kodak

Ash
Ash

Katelyn
Katelyn

Savannah
Savannah

Ana PF
Ana

Jo
Jo

Hannah Cameron
Hannah

Emily
Emily