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How Horror and Erotica Intertwine in Angela Carter’s Feminist Fairytales

THE BLOODY CHAMBER is worth deep analysis. Despite their fantasy elements, Angela Carter’s erotic feminist fairy tales are far from escapist.

QUIZ: Which Social Justice Book Should You Read Next?

Answer questions about book length, causes you're interested in, and more--take the quiz to get your personalized social justice book recommendation.

Why I Started Reading Pakistani Feminist Poetry

Only recently did I encounter Pakistani feminist poetry. But it has kindled a desire to lose myself in these powerful feminist perspectives.

5 Inspiring New Books to Read During Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month. Celebrate the occasion with these 5 inspiring new reads, written about women and by women.

7 Nonfiction Audiobooks About Feminism

Each of these nonfiction audiobooks about feminism tackles feminism from a different angle, giving unique perspectives on women’s rights.

10 Feminist Quotes To Take Inspiration From This Women’s Day

Prepare for Women's History Month and International Women's Day with these great feminist quotes.

12 Jane Austen Quotes for Women Who Take Up Space

A Black woman on her unapologetic love for Jane Austen and Jane Austen quotes about women taking up space.

Join Us for Persist: A Feminist Book Club on Instagram

Join us for the next edition of Persist, a feminist book club on Instagram, and check out our winter book pick!

4 Genderbent Sherlock Holmes Novels for the 21st Century

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective is timeless. These genderbent Sherlock Holmes adaptations are proof that the character lives on today.

Celebrities I Wish Had a Book Club and What They Could Read First

Waiting for your favorite celeb to start a book club so you can combine your book love with your fandom? Well, it can't hurt to dream.

Feminist Agenda: Olivia Gatwood in London

A reader on the experience of seeing poet Olivia Gatwood speaking truth to power at London’s Rich Mix.

Dear Gillian Flynn: I Will Beta Read the Sh*t Out of Your New Book for You

"Your books wake me up. Your characters stir something in me that I've not yet needed, or not yet dared, to activate..."

Reading Pathways: Where to Begin With bell hooks Books

Always wanted to read more bell hooks? These are the best bell hooks books to read, from her nonfiction to memoirs and more.

7 Books About the History of Women’s Writing

These books about the history of women's writing include personal essay collections and overviews from Margaret Atwood, Ebony Elizabeth Thomas, and more.

London’s Feminist Bookshops

From The Second Shelf to the Feminist Library, take a tour of new and older feminist bookstores in London and add them to your bookish travel itinerary.