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 two months, then discuss t
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Milk and Honey
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July 1, 2018
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+ Announcements
* September/October - Women Authors: The Horror! (Members Choice)
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 81 posts · 4714 views
last updated Aug 20, 2018 07:36PM
* July/August book! Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
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* WATCH: Reni Eddo-Lodge Interviews Angie Thomas
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March/April book! Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot
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last updated Aug 19, 2018 04:29PM
Kate Moore Answers Your Questions!
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last updated Aug 16, 2018 02:38PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Milk and Honey Book Giveaway!
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Women’s bodies and nature
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On the path of the Poesy' Shelf: any suggestions of volumes?
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last updated Aug 18, 2018 07:43AM
Favorite Poem?
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Similarity to poetry by Amanda Lovelace
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last updated Aug 16, 2018 02:49PM
Post Your Reviews - Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
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last updated Aug 13, 2018 03:55AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. If you liked Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur...
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* Transcription & Translation in OSS
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Transcription/Proofreading/Translation (TPT) Agenda
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * [ES] Índice de temas en español
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * [FR] Index des messages en français
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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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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas - Reviews
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last updated Aug 15, 2018 02:05PM
[Radium Girls] what the limits of ethics in innovation? are you consuming toxic?
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The Radium Girls by Kate Moore - Reviews
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Radium Girls Historical Context
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Writing Style (The Hate U Give)
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Impactful Quote or Scene
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Trendy feminism
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Feminism in the Media (articles, etc)
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Feminism is Fun :)
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+ Intersectionality
Political Discourse and its Effect on Intersectionality
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last updated Aug 17, 2018 08:39PM
On being Latina Feminists
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last updated Aug 17, 2018 08:32PM
Time to take stock. where is feminism now
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last updated Aug 11, 2018 10:47AM
Netflix's "Dear White People"
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last updated Jul 30, 2018 04:54AM
Intersex - What is it? What is it not?
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Survey on LGBTI youth inclusion
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last updated Jun 25, 2018 02:57PM
Feminism in South Korea
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last updated Aug 03, 2018 08:41PM
Feminism in Turkey
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Feminism in France
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Feminism in Denmark
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Feminism in Singapore
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Feminism in Portugal
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+ Book Suggestions
* How To Suggest a Book
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last updated Aug 15, 2018 03:12PM
Female Fantasy Authors
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last updated Aug 15, 2018 12:53PM
Powerful feminist books to cheer one up
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last updated Aug 09, 2018 12:33PM
Feminist Historical Romance Novels?
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last updated Aug 08, 2018 07:04PM
What is your favorite Black feminist author and book?
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+ Pay it Forward!
* July/Aug 18: Milk & Honey by Rupi Kaur
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last updated Aug 06, 2018 02:37PM
* May/June 2018 - The Radium Girls by Kate Moore
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last updated Aug 17, 2018 06:39PM
* May/June 2018 - The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
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last updated Jul 01, 2018 10:24AM
* Pay It Forward - Non-OSS Books!
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Jul/Aug - Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * FAQ's
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* ɴᴏᴛɪᴄᴇ: Administrative Issues
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Women's and Feminist Organizations
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How long will Our Shared Shelf run?
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* The Sharing Room
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* Introduction
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favorite poems (by any author)?
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What Drives Our Shared Shelf?
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Melbourne, Australia meetup for Our Shared Shelf
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Relationships & Love: Expectations, investment, sacrifices, needs, too much or not enough?
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Favorite quotes from Heart Berries <3
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last updated Aug 17, 2018 09:18PM
Heart Berries: A Memoir, by Terese Marie Mailhot - Reviews
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Indianness "versus" Whiteness?
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To share or not to share pain
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