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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+ Announcements
* Emma interviews Rupi Kaur - VIDEO
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 14 posts · 313 views
last updated Sep 07, 2018 06:02AM
* September/October Book! Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
By Helen , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 86 posts · 2237 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 10:17AM
July/August book! Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
By Emma · 183 posts · 9406 views
last updated 9 hours, 6 min ago
OSS EXCLUSIVE!! The Hate U Give author, Angie Thomas made a video for OSS.
By Helen , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 12 posts · 544 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 12:23AM
Questions for bell hooks!
By Emma · 28 posts · 3481 views
last updated Sep 04, 2018 08:47PM
Answers from Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estés PART THREE
By Emma · 14 posts · 2646 views
last updated Sep 04, 2018 05:11PM
Plagiarism?
By Julia · 8 posts · 182 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 01:03PM
Post your Reviews - Rebecca, by Daphne du Maurier!
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 28 posts · 685 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 04:45PM
[SPOILERS] Rebecca - a silenced mad woman in the attic?
By Julia · 6 posts · 74 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 10:57AM
Genres that are particularly suited to feminist writing
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 7 posts · 303 views
last updated Sep 14, 2018 06:51PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. If you liked Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier...
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 325 views
last updated Sep 01, 2018 12:06PM
Favorite Poem?
By Pam · 45 posts · 2449 views
last updated Sep 15, 2018 01:15PM
On the path of the Poesy' Shelf: any suggestions of volumes?
By Florian · 26 posts · 402 views
last updated Sep 14, 2018 12:04PM
Post Your Reviews - Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 50 posts · 1146 views
last updated Sep 13, 2018 09:58AM
Similarity to poetry by Amanda Lovelace
By Emma · 10 posts · 445 views
last updated Sep 08, 2018 12:59PM
Women’s bodies and nature
By Ellen · 19 posts · 224 views
last updated Aug 20, 2018 12:39PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. If you liked Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur...
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 246 views
last updated Aug 03, 2018 12:55PM
* Transcription & Translation in OSS
By Ana , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 49 posts · 1855 views
last updated Mar 09, 2018 03:05AM
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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last updated May 13, 2017 09:01AM
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+ Feminism
Feminism in the Media (articles, etc)
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 846 posts · 5713 views
last updated Sep 15, 2018 10:05AM
Feminist movements/organisations
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last updated Sep 14, 2018 03:39AM
Privilege in society
By Emma · 23 posts · 473 views
last updated Sep 13, 2018 07:53AM
How do you reply when someone says, “but not alllll men...”
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last updated Sep 10, 2018 02:47PM
Rap song that urges an end to misogyny
By Emma · 21 posts · 513 views
last updated Sep 09, 2018 06:29AM
Sexual Harassment
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last updated Sep 07, 2018 03:11PM
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+ Intersectionality
Racism in Research and Academia
By MeerderWörter · 46 posts · 496 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 12:57AM
White supremacists La Meute in Oka
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last updated Sep 16, 2018 03:23AM
LGBT Topics
By Erin · 112 posts · 4608 views
last updated Sep 07, 2018 07:50AM
one of first transsexual now describing herself as non- binary
By Ross · 10 posts · 98 views
last updated Sep 01, 2018 08:14AM
Intersex - What is it? What is it not?
By MeerderWörter · 210 posts · 3288 views
last updated Aug 29, 2018 05:06AM
Time to take stock. where is feminism now
By Ross · 7 posts · 55 views
last updated Aug 11, 2018 10:47AM
Feminism in Croatia
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last updated Sep 15, 2018 02:45PM
Feminism in Denmark
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last updated Sep 15, 2018 02:08AM
Feminism in Brazil
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last updated Sep 10, 2018 02:25PM
Feminism in India
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last updated Sep 06, 2018 07:29AM
Feminism in South Korea
By Savannah , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 8 posts · 1731 views
last updated Aug 03, 2018 08:41PM
Feminism in Turkey
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last updated Jul 11, 2018 02:44PM
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+ Book Suggestions
* How To Suggest a Book
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 2 posts · 7859 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 12:08PM
Inspiring female memoirs!!
By Fern · 10 posts · 149 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 07:03PM
Feminist Historical Romance Novels?
By D · 31 posts · 2022 views
last updated Sep 13, 2018 01:04PM
Female Fantasy Authors
By Naomi · 65 posts · 2979 views
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
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+ Pay it Forward!
* Pay It Forward - Non-OSS Books!
By Ana , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 41 posts · 972 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 12:22PM
May—The Argonauts, Maggie Nelson
By Katelyn , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 40 posts · 3408 views
last updated Sep 09, 2018 06:32AM
May/June 2018 - The Radium Girls by Kate Moore
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 11 posts · 392 views
last updated Sep 08, 2018 06:43AM
July/Aug 18: Milk & Honey by Rupi Kaur
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 3 posts · 1942 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 10:34PM
Sep/Oct - Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 26 posts · 2251 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 11:10AM
Mar/Apr - Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 25 posts · 617 views
last updated Sep 05, 2018 02:32AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * FAQ's
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 676 views
last updated Jul 26, 2017 08:57AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * ɴᴏᴛɪᴄᴇ: Contact Moderators
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last updated Jan 26, 2016 09:24AM
* ɴᴏᴛɪᴄᴇ: Administrative Issues
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last updated Jan 26, 2016 09:26AM
Women's and Feminist Organizations
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last updated Jun 28, 2018 06:58AM
Request for new Poll (Intersectional Feminist Podcasts)
By Dylan · 3 posts · 73 views
last updated Mar 22, 2018 12:39PM
How long will Our Shared Shelf run?
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last updated Mar 07, 2018 12:13PM
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+ Miscellaneous
* The Sharing Room
By Ashna · 47 posts · 625 views
last updated Aug 16, 2018 03:37PM
* Introduction
By Jessica · 1814 posts · 15963 views
last updated Sep 01, 2018 10:42AM
[Frankenstein ⚗️] DiscussionS (1 week, 1 topic): Is Mary Shelley's book feminist?
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OSS Features in 'The Best Celebrity Book Clubs' (Washington Post)
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last updated Sep 15, 2018 09:38AM
Feminism Skype Debates
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last updated Sep 13, 2018 07:36PM
favorite poems (by any author)?
By Emma · 40 posts · 2088 views
last updated Sep 12, 2018 08:26AM
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+ Meeting Up
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Meeting up SAFELY - Please Read
By Jo , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 1 post · 83 views
last updated Sep 05, 2018 12:42PM
Meet Up - Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota
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Pen Pals (Mail Meetup)
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Meet Up - Kansas City
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last updated Sep 10, 2018 04:09PM
London Meet - 1st June 2018!
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last updated Sep 08, 2018 02:41PM
Newcastle/Northeast meet up
By Rebekah · 1 post · 22 views
last updated Sep 08, 2018 08:49AM
* Kate Moore in Conversation, London 6th September!
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 17 posts · 1928 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 07:19PM
Child labour / teenage labor (Radium Girls)
By Nonka · 14 posts · 267 views
last updated Sep 04, 2018 12:19PM
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas - Reviews
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 46 posts · 1093 views
last updated Aug 15, 2018 02:05PM
[Radium Girls] what the limits of ethics in innovation? are you consuming toxic?
By Florian · 36 posts · 501 views
last updated Aug 10, 2018 05:48AM
The Radium Girls by Kate Moore - Reviews
By Meelie , Our Shared Shelf Moderator · 31 posts · 796 views
last updated Aug 03, 2018 08:03AM
Radium Girls Historical Context
By Pam · 16 posts · 195 views
last updated Jul 10, 2018 05:30PM
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