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Fifty Shades of Feminism

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Daughters and Dames, poets and politicians, composer and psychoanalyst, academics and activists, broadcasters and barristers, mothers and sisters, novelists and impresarios, journalists and comedians, doctor and playwright, cultural commentators and artists, wives and writers. Here are fifty shades and more, of women who think, who act, who inspire - in technicolour. . .

Naomi Alderman
Tahmima Anam
Lisa Appignanesi
Margaret Atwood
Joan Bakewell
Camila Batmanghelidjh
Alison Bechdel
Lydia Cacho
Shami Chakrabarti
Jane Czyzselska
Sayantani DasGupta
Laura Dockrill
Lynne Featherstone
Carlene Firmin
Lennie Goodings
Linda Grant
Nathalie Handal
Natalie Haynes
Sharon Haywood
Lindsey Hilsum
Isabel Hilton
Rachel Holmes
Siri Hustvedt
Jude Kelly
Liz Kelly
Helena Kennedy
Kathy Lette
Kate Mosse
Susie Orbach
Laurie Penny
Lisa Power
Nina Power
Alissa Quart
Diana Quick
Josie Rourke
Bee Rowlatt
Elif Shafak
Muneeza Shamsie
Hanan Al-Shaykh
Elaine Showalter
Posy Simmonds
Gillian Slovo
Ahdaf Soueif
Martha Spurrier
Juliet Stevenson
Alice Stride
Meera Syal
Shirley Thompson
Sandi Toksvig
Natasha Walter
Marilyn Waring
Timberlake Wertenbaker
Jeanette Winterson
Pussy Riot
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"What does this book tell us about modern feminism? That it can be angry and warm and witty and wise; that there are more feminists than you might think and they care about an astonishingly broad range of topics."  —New Statesman

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405525749
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • Publication date: 3/28/2013
  • Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 618,433
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Editors: Lisa Appignanesi is a novelist, cultural commentator and the award-winning author of Mad, Bad and Sad, Women and the Mind Doctors, among many nonfiction books. She is a Visiting Professor in Literature and the Medical Humanities at King's College London.
Rachel Holmes was the Director of Literature & Spoken Word at London's Southbank Centre. Writer, activist, programmer & teacher, she is currently working on a biography of Eleanor Marx.
Susie Orbach is a psychotherapist and activist, renowned for her work on the female mind and body. Her iconic Fat is a Feminist Issue has been followed by many ground-breaking books, the most recent is Bodies.
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