March 2011


By Leora Tanenbaum

Format: print

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Description from Harper Collins
“Girls may be called ‘sluts’ for any number of reasons, including being outsiders, early developers, victims of rape, targets of others’ revenge. Often the labels has nothing to do with sex — the girls simply do not fit in. An important account of the lives of these young women,
Slut! weaves together powerful oral histories…” Read more…

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Edited by Daisy Hernandez and Bushra Rehman

Format: print

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Description from Seal Press
“It has been decades since women of color first turned feminism upside down, exposing the ‘70s feminist movement as exclusive, white, and unaware of the concerns and issues of women of color from around the globe. Now a new generation of brilliant, outspoken women of color is speaking to the concerns of a new feminism, and to their place in it.”
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By Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

Formats: print, downloadable audiobook, and downloadable ebook

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Description from Knopf Publishers
“From two of our most fiercely moral voices, a passionate call to arms against our era’s most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women and girls in the developing world. With Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as our guides, we undertake an odyssey through Africa and Asia to meet the extraordinary women struggling there…”
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