Feminist Friday 4/26

Feminist Friday 4/26

A weekly list of feminist thought from around the web

MONSTERS, PENIS-VAGINAS, & PICKLES AND ICE CREAM

FEATURES & LONG READS

Whose Story (and Country) Is This? by Rebecca Solnit

10 Books to Read by Living Women (Instead of These 10 By Dead Men) by Emily Temple

In Nobel Scandal, a Man Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct. A Woman Takes the Fall by Christina Anderson 

Why Female Monsters In Fiction Are Always Single — And What It Says About How Society Views Unattached Women by Charlotte Ahlin

‘Circe’ Shows Us How Storytelling Is Power—And How That Power Can Be Seized by Chelsea Leu

After 90 years, a Broadway headliner gets a headstone by Cory Kilgannon 

Teaching the Early Modern "Penis-Vagina" by Julia Gossard

Hysterical Cravings: How “pickles and ice cream” became the iconic “crazy” snack for pregnant women by Rebecca Onion

When a Public Official Sells Feminism, Who Is Being Empowered? by Ellie Shechet

These women are some of America’s greatest artists. Why don’t they get the respect they deserve? by Sebastian Smee

‘Sully’ was just a hero. Why label the Southwest captain a ‘female pilot’? by Beverly Weintraub

The Leadership Roles in America Where Women Are Outnumbered By Men Named John by Claire Cain Miller, Kevin Quealy, and Margot Sanger-Katz

The Handmaid's Tale and Suffering of Women by Sophie Gilbert

What Fullness Is by Roxane Gay

'Wake' Is A New Graphic Novel That Tells The Forgotten History Of The Women Who Led Slave Revolts by Kylie Rodriguez-Cayro

LISTEN: Listen to an Archive of Recordings by Delia Derbyshire, the Electronic Music Pioneer & Composer of the Dr. Who Theme Song

Feminist Friday 5/4

Feminist Friday 5/4

Hiding in Plain Sight

Hiding in Plain Sight