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Gender: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 07/11/2019, £13.99
An exciting new exploration of gender from the creators of the groundbreaking Queer: A Graphic History

She Speaks: The Power of Women's Voices

Hardback, 14/11/2019, £10.00
A powerful celebration of brilliant speeches by women throughout the ages, from Boudica to Greta Thunberg.


Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99

Merits of Women: Wherein Is Revealed Their Nobility and Their Superiority to Men

Paperback, 09/03/2018, £11.50
Lost feminist classic from one of Renaissance Italy's most accomplished female writers

Playing the Whore

Paperback, 24/02/2014, £9.99
"An important contribution to debates around sex and work ... deserves to be read." - Nina Power

Separate and Dominate: Feminism and Racism After the War on Terror

Paperback, 01/12/2015, £14.99
An examination of how mainstream feminism has been mobilized in support of racist measures. Introduction by Roxane Gay.

Beyond the Pale: White Women, Racism and History

Paperback, 26/05/2015, £17.99
Pioneering study of how ideas about white women have shaped the history of racism

Red Rosa: A Graphic Biography of Rosa Luxemburg

Paperback, 27/10/2015, £11.99
A graphic novel version of the dramatic life and untimely death of German revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg

Trans: A Memoir

Paperback, 15/11/2016, £10.99
"First published by Verso in 2015"--Title page verso.

Close to Home: A Materialist Analysis of Women's Oppression

Paperback, 13/09/2016, £11.99
Classic analysis of gender relations and patriarchy under capitalism

SCUM Manifesto

Paperback, 05/04/2016, £6.99
Originally published: London: Olympia Press, 1971.

Revolting Prostitutes: The Fight for Sex Workers' Rights

Paperback, 23/10/2018, £14.99
How the law harms sex workers - and what they want instead

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China

Hardback, 25/09/2018, £16.99
How the Feminist Five and the rise of China's feminist movement are challenging China's authoritarian government

Constituting Feminist Subjects

Paperback, 27/07/2018, £11.99
A groundbreaking attempt to theorise the feminist subject

Unwanted Advances: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus

Paperback, 14/08/2018, £12.99
Feminism is broken, argues Laura Kipnis, if anyone thinks the sexual hysteria overtaking American campuses is a sign of gender progress.

Fortunes of Feminism: From Women's Liberation to Identity Politics to Anti-Capitalism

Paperback, 15/04/2013, £14.99
Charts the history of women's liberation and calls for a revitalized feminism.

Woman's Consciousness, Man's World

Paperback, 22/12/2014, £17.99
A groundbreaking contribution to debates on women's oppression and consciousness, and the connections between socialism and feminism.

Heart Of The Race: Black Women's Lives in Britain

Paperback, 14/08/2018, £11.99
A powerful account of the day-to-day realities of Black women in Britain

Promise of a Dream: Remembering the Sixties

Paperback, 16/07/2019, £16.99
A sparkling portrait of when women were breaking all the rules about sex, politics and their place in the world.

Feminism Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

Hardback, 05/03/2019, £17.99

Queens Of The Kingdom

Paperback, 21/03/2019, £14.99
An authentic and eye-opening collection of interviews with 30 women from all walks of life in Saudi Arabia. At a time when the Kingdom appears to be on the cusp of change, this unique book captures the essence of what it is like to be a woman living in Saudi Arabia today.

Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging

Paperback, 30/08/2018, £9.99
The Sunday Times bestseller that reveals the uncomfortable truth about race and identity in Britain todayYou're British. Your parents are British. Your partner, your children and most of your friends are British. Brit(ish) is Afua Hirsch's personal and provocative exploration of how this came to be - and an urgent call for change.

Diversify: How to Challenge Inequality and Why We Should

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £9.99
`A handbook for these troubled times' Psychologies Magazine 'Engaging and informative ... highlights our common humanity' Kofi Annan `A passionately written polemic' You Magazine Could inclusivity be the key to success?

Amateur: A Reckoning With Gender, Identity and Masculinity

Paperback, 14/03/2019, £9.99
An exploration of modern masculinity by the first transgender man to box at Madison Square Garden, shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize

Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

Hardback, 07/03/2019, £16.99
From government policy and medical research, to technology, workplaces, urban planning and the media, Invisible Women reveals the biased data that excludes women.

Gendered Brain: The new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain

Hardback, 28/02/2019, £20.00
Do you have a female brain or a male brain?Drawing on her work as a professor of cognitive neuroimaging, Gina Rippon unpacks the stereotypes that bombard us from our earliest moments and shows how these messages mould our ideas of ourselves and even shape our brains.

Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith and Family

Paperback, 24/01/2019, £8.99
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING LUCAS HEDGES, RUSSELL CROWE AND NICOLE KIDMAN, AND WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY JOEL EDGERTON `A necessary, beautiful book' Garth Greenwell, author of What Belongs to You `A brilliant memoir' Guardian

Stopping Places: A Journey Through Gypsy Britain

Paperback, 02/05/2019, £8.99
'I needed to get to the stopping places, so I needed to get on the road. Through winter frosts and summer dawns, from horse fairs to Gypsy churches, Damian lives on the road, somewhere between the romanticised Gypsies of old, and their much-maligned descendants of today.

Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire

Paperback, 21/03/2019, £8.99
The Sunday Times bestseller on race and class in the UK, from the MOBO award-winning musician Akala

Memoirs of an Early Arab Feminist: The Life and Activism of Anbara Salam Khalidi

Paperback, 05/04/2013, £21.99
The first English translation of the memoirs of Anbara Salam Khalidi, the iconic Arab feminist.

Men We Reaped: A Memoir

Paperback, 19/04/2018, £10.99

Between The World And Me

Paperback, 16/07/2015, £10.99

Black Rights/White Wrongs: The Critique of Racial Liberalism

Paperback, 25/05/2017, £23.99
Liberalism is the political philosophy of equal persons, yet liberalism has denied equality to those it saw as black sub-persons. In Black Rights/White Wrongs: The Critique of Racial Liberalism, political philosopher Charles Mills challenges mainstream accounts that ignore this history and its current legacy in the United States today.

Pride: The Unlikely Story of the True Heroes of the Miner's Strike

Paperback, 10/08/2017, £8.99
In 1984, a small group of metropolitan homosexual men and lesbian women stepped away from the vibrant culture and hedonism of London's defiant gay scene to befriend and support the beleaguered villages of a very traditional mining community in the remote valleys of South Wales.

Joining the Dots: A Woman In Her Time

Hardback, 10/08/2017, £16.99
From Britain's leading social historian, a lyrical look at the changes to women's lives since 1940, told with examples from her own life. The book provides an intimate, brilliant account of feminism over the last 6 decades.

Joan Wallach Scott's Gender and the Politics of History

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
In His book Gender and the Politics of History (1998), Scott draws attention to the fact that despite gender equality's long-term recognition there has been no genuinely revolutionary change unlike economic, social, and class inequalities.

Gender and the Second World War: Lessons of War

Paperback, 09/12/2016, £25.99
Showing how gender history contributes to existing understandings of the Second World War, this book offers detail and context on the national and transnational experiences of men and women during the war. Following a general introduction, the essays shed new light on the field and illustrate methods of working with a wide range of primary sources.

What the **** is Normal?!

Paperback, 07/05/2015, £9.99
If you grow up in a world where wrinkles are practically illegal, going bald is cause for a mental breakdown, and women over size zero are encouraged to shoot themselves, what the hell do you do if you're, gasp... Disabled? The author shows you how she learned to challenge the crazy expectations of a world obsessed with being 'normal'.

Fifty Shades of Feminism

Paperback, 01/09/2016, £9.99
The antidote to the idea that being a woman is all about submitting to desire. There are many more shades than that and here are fifty women to explore them.

Girl Trouble: Panic and Progress in the History of Young Women

Paperback, 12/06/2014, £8.99
From flappers and beat girls to dolly birds and ladettes, this is the story of the 20th Century's 'bad girls' and the controversy that has accompanied their growing freedom.

How Not To Be a Boy

Hardback, 23/08/2017, £16.99
Following Peep Show, and alongside Back, the new Mitchell and Webb sitcom, comes part-memoir, part call-to-arms from the award-winning and hilariously funny Robert Webb

Carrington's Letters: Her Art, Her Loves, Her Friendships

Hardback, 13/11/2017, £30.00
She was friends with the greatest minds of the day and her correspondence stars a roster of fascinating characters - Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Rosamund Lehmann, Maynard Keynes to name but a few.

Galaxy of Her Own: Amazing Stories of Women in Space

Hardback, 16/11/2017, £16.99
From small steps to giant leaps, A Galaxy of Her Own tells fifty stories of inspirational women who have been fundamental to the story of humans in space, from scientists to astronauts to some surprising roles in between.

Black and British: A Forgotten History

Paperback, 27/07/2017, £12.99
A story of the long relationship between the British Isles and the people of Africa and the Caribbean. It shows that the great industrial boom of the nineteenth century was built on American slavery, and that black Britons fought at Trafalgar and in the trenches of both World Wars.

Women vs Feminism: Why We All Need Liberating from the Gender Wars

Paperback, 29/09/2017, £16.99
Statistics tell us there has never been a better time to be a woman but feminists are quick to point out that women are still victims of everyday sexism. This title explores what life is like for women today. It's time to ditch a feminism that appears remote from the concerns of most women and, worse, pitches men and women against each other.
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