2015-2016 Reading List
Adams, Carol J. The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory. New York: Bloomsbury, 1990.
Alamzedah, Sheerine. “Claiming Disability, Reclaiming Pregnancy,” Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender, and Society 20 (2012): 1-35.
Bergland, Renee L. “Urania’s Inversion: Emily Dickinson, Herman Melville, and the Strange History of Women Scientists in Nineteenth-Century America.” Signs 34, no. 1 (2008): 75–99.
Bonta, Marcia Myers. Women in the Field: America’s Pioneering Women Naturalists. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1992.
Brunsdon, Charlotte, and Lynn Spigel. Feminist Television Criticism. Open University Press, 2007.
Burch, Susan and Patterson, Lindsey. “Not Just Any Body,” Journal of Women’s History 25, no. 4
Crist, Eileen. “On the Poversity of Our Nomenclature.” Environemental Humanities 3 (2013): 129–47.
Geary, Christraud M., ed. Delivering Views: Distant Culture in Early Postcards. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, 1998.
Gibson-Graham, J.K. “A Feminist Project of Belonging for the Anthropocene.” Gender, Place, and Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography 18, no. 1 (2011): 1–21.
Hesford, Wendy S., and Wendy Kozol, eds. Just Advocacy?: Women’s Human Rights, Transnational Feminisms. and the Politics of Representation. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2005.
Kasuba, Aleksandra. Kasubaworks. Edited by Melissa Howard. Self-published, n.d.
Kuo, Michelle. “Industrial Revolution: The History of Fabrication.” Artforum, 2007.
Mann, Susan A. “Pioneers of U.S. Ecofeminism and Environmental Justice.” Feminist Formations 23, no. 2 (2011): 1–25.
Lutz, Catherine A., and Jane L. Collins. Reading National Geographic. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Ostriker, Alicia. “The Thieves of Language: Women Poets and Revisionist Mythmaking.” Signs 8, no. 1 (1982): 68–90.
Quanchi, Max, and Max Shekleton. “Disorderly Categories in Picture Postcards from Colonial Papua and New Guinea.” History of Photography 25, no. 4 (n.d.): 315–33.
Sheldon, Glenn. “Crimes and Punishments: Class and Connotations of Kitschy American Food and Drink.” Studies in Popular Culture 27, no. 1 (2004): 61–72.
Steenberg, Lindsay. Forensic Science in Contemporary American Popular Culture: Gender, Crime, and Science. New York: Routlege, 2013.
Thomson, Rosemarie Garland. Extraordinary Bodies: Figuring Disability in American Culture and Literature. Columbia: Columbia University Press, 1996.
Hensen, Pamela M.,“What Holds the Earth Together’: Agnes Chase and American Agrostology.” Journal of the History of Biology 36 (2003): 437-460.
Neuhaus, Jessamyn. “The Way to a Man’s Heart: Gender Roles, Domestic Ideology, and Cookbooks in the 1950s.” Journal of Social History 32, no. 3 (1999): 529–55.
Padua, Sydney. The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer. New York: Pantheon Books, 2015.
Park, Katherine. Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection. Zone Books, 2006.
Stapleford, Thomas A. “‘Housewife vs. Economist’: Gender, Class, and Domestic Economic Knowledge in Twentieth-Century America.” Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas 1, no. 2 (2004): 89–112.
Redniss, Lauren. Radioactive: Marie and Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout. New York: Harper Collins, 2010.
Rudolph, Julia. “Gender and the Development of Forensic Science: A Case Study.” The English Historical Review 123, no. 503 (2008): 924–46.
Schwartz Cowan, Ruth. More Work For Mother: The Ironies of Household Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave. Basic Books, 1983.
Saunders, Bill. Picturing Plants: An Analytical History of Botanical Illustration. Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1995.
Schiebinger, Londa. Nature’s Body: Gender in the Making of Modern Science. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2013.
Steffen, Will, Jacques Grinevald, Paul Crutzen, and John McNeill. “The Anthropocene: Conceptual and Historical Perspectives.” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 369, no. 1938 (March 2011): 842–67.
Warren, Victoria. “Gender and Genre in Susanna Centlivre’s The Gamester and The Basset Table.” SEL Studies in English Literature 1500-1900 43.3 (2003): 605-624.