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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 two months, then discuss t
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Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger
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Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower
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Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches
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+ Announcements
* September/October Book! Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
By Helen , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 114 posts · 3148 views
last updated Nov 01, 2018 05:41PM
Nov/Dec Books 2018 -[3 Books!] Sister Outsider, Eloquent Rage AND Good and Mad
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July/August book! Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
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last updated Nov 08, 2018 07:38AM
VIDEO - Emma Watson Interviews Reni Eddo-Lodge
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last updated Oct 31, 2018 07:37AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. UK Residents Only - WIN A Copy of Heart Berries
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last updated Oct 10, 2018 06:00AM
OSS EXCLUSIVE!! The Hate U Give author, Angie Thomas made a video for OSS.
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last updated Oct 08, 2018 10:46AM
As an intersectional feminist, what are you feeling mad about right now?
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Sister Outsider - 30+ years
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Sister Outsider - What is your favourite Audre Lorde quote?
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last updated Nov 15, 2018 12:37AM
Has anyone read these books before? [Reviews]
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 212 views
last updated Nov 04, 2018 12:46PM
Post your Reviews - Rebecca, by Daphne du Maurier!
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 96 posts · 1379 views
last updated Nov 13, 2018 12:42PM
Genres that are particularly suited to feminist writing
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 10 posts · 525 views
last updated Nov 06, 2018 02:10PM
Intersectionality? Class and Rebecca
By Ra · 2 posts · 56 views
last updated Nov 05, 2018 07:21AM
Where was Rebecca shot?
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[SPOILERS] Rebecca - a silenced mad woman in the attic?
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last updated Oct 29, 2018 11:09AM
Narrator name?
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last updated Oct 27, 2018 06:17AM
* Transcription & Translation in OSS
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last updated Oct 23, 2018 07:01AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Transcription/Proofreading/Translation (TPT) Agenda
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last updated Jul 28, 2016 02:00AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * [ES] Índice de temas en español
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last updated Feb 13, 2016 09:07AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * [FR] Index des messages en français
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last updated Mar 05, 2016 10:09AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. [EN/EL/IT/PT/NL/中文] Emma Watson & Gloria Steinem in Conversation
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last updated Jun 17, 2017 06:12PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. [EN/ES/IT/NL/AF/PT] Caitlin Moran & Emma Watson Transcriptions [Clips 1 to 3]
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+ Feminism
Regarding feminism in the TaNaKh
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Is Make-Up anti-feministic?
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Why do women still change their last name after marriage?
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Ethiopia has made history!
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Progress?
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last updated Nov 01, 2018 02:07PM
The South African girl who inspired Gandhi
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last updated Nov 01, 2018 03:45AM
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+ Intersectionality
Intersectionality
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NativeAmericanHeritageMonth
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last updated Nov 14, 2018 09:45PM
On being Latina Feminists
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last updated Oct 19, 2018 07:51PM
Columbus Day/ Indigenous Peoples Day
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last updated Oct 09, 2018 05:57AM
OrangeShirt Day - Residential School Victims and Survivors
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last updated Oct 01, 2018 09:10AM
Racism in Research and Academia
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last updated Sep 17, 2018 12:57AM
Feminism in Brazil
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last updated Oct 15, 2018 09:55PM
Feminism in Indonesia
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last updated Oct 01, 2018 07:35PM
Feminism in Croatia
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Feminism in Denmark
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Feminism in India
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Feminism in South Korea
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last updated Aug 03, 2018 08:41PM
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+ Book Suggestions
* How To Suggest a Book
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last updated Nov 08, 2018 02:20AM
Dissertation Book/Report Recommendations
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last updated Nov 08, 2018 11:25PM
Re: Management / Leadership
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last updated Nov 07, 2018 07:21AM
Poetry
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last updated Nov 01, 2018 11:01AM
Feminist/Notable Female Poets?
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last updated Oct 26, 2018 02:23PM
Biographies about strong women?
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last updated Oct 25, 2018 02:53PM
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+ Pay it Forward!
* Pay It Forward - Non-OSS Books!
By Ana , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 43 posts · 1098 views
last updated Oct 16, 2018 05:39AM
Nov/Dec 2018: Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 2 posts · 34 views
last updated Nov 14, 2018 03:32PM
July/Aug 18: Milk & Honey by Rupi Kaur
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 4 posts · 2036 views
last updated Nov 14, 2018 12:52AM
Nov/Dec 2018 - Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 5 posts · 125 views
last updated Nov 13, 2018 01:46AM
Nov/Dec 2018: Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 31 views
last updated Nov 09, 2018 01:25AM
Sep/Oct 2017 - Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxanne Gay
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last updated Oct 16, 2018 07:52AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * FAQ's
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * ɴᴏᴛɪᴄᴇ: Contact Moderators
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* ɴᴏᴛɪᴄᴇ: Administrative Issues
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Survey/Interview Request for Book Research
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last updated Nov 09, 2018 09:00AM
Survey About OSS for Class Project
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Women's and Feminist Organizations
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* The Sharing Room
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last updated Oct 29, 2018 08:14PM
* Introduction
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Feminism Skype Debates
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Types of Feminist Theories
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Movies and feminism
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girl scouts versus boy scouts
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+ Meeting Up
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Meeting up SAFELY - Please Read
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Pen Pals (Mail Meetup)
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Newcastle/Northeast meet up
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Meet Up - Anaheim, CA
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[ES] Encuentros en España
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last updated Nov 05, 2018 01:05AM
Meet Up - Atlanta, GA, and Surrounding Areas
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last updated Nov 02, 2018 02:44PM
Post Your Reviews - Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 55 posts · 1389 views
last updated Oct 24, 2018 09:36AM
Favorite Poem?
By Pam · 45 posts · 2522 views
last updated Sep 15, 2018 01:15PM
On the path of the Poesy' Shelf: any suggestions of volumes?
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last updated Sep 14, 2018 12:04PM
Similarity to poetry by Amanda Lovelace
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last updated Sep 08, 2018 12:59PM
Women’s bodies and nature
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last updated Aug 20, 2018 12:39PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. If you liked Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur...
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