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The Hip Hop Wars by Tricia Rose
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Moya Bailey


Review of The Hip Hop Wars: What We Talk About When We Talk About Hip Hop and Why It Matters
By Tricia Rose
Basic Civitas

And let the Church say, “Amen!” It’s unusual to begin a book review with a black church call and- response st
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Delusions of Gender by Cordelia Fine
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Fine debunks the myth that men’s and women’s brains are hardwired differently (i.e., men are “strategizers”; women, “empathizers”). She exposes old-fashioned sexism masquerading as science and argues that the human brain is shaped by society.
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What if the only socially acceptable way to get a man to notice you was by leaving food on your doorstep? Sound like a feminist nightmare? In Suzanne Burns’ parodic world, it’ll land you a feature in Ms.

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Review of My Prison, My Home: One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran
By Haleh Esfandiari
Ecco Books

Esfandiari's profoundly moving memoir goes beyond the limited story suggested in its subtitle to interweave a vivid autobiography an
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The Fat Studies Reader by Esther D. Rothblum
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Review of The Fat Studies Reader
Edited by Esther Rothblum and Sondra Solovay
NYU Press

With a winning audacity, The Fat Studies Reader announces its intention to serve as the foundation of a new academic field. Its edi
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Feminism, Inc. by Emilie Zaslow
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Review of Feminism, Inc.: Coming of Age in Girl Power Media Culture
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Run a google search on “girl power,” and what comes up is a series of visual contradictions: a pink woman’s symb
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Jacana Media

Near the end of this debut novel, the daughter of a rape victim sits in a circle of gangsters smoking crystal meth in the Cape Flats, a place freigh
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The Girl Who Fell from the Sky by Heidi W. Durrow
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By Heidi W. Durrow
Algonquin Books

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