Feminist Collections: A Quarterly of Women's Studies Resources

A quarterly that describes and reviews print and audiovisual resources in wome.'s studies. Contains book, film, and video reviews, guides to recent bibliographies, and reference works, electronic resources, and materials such as pamphlets, reports, or rar

Articles from Vol. 32, No. 1, Winter

Books Recently Received
AMERICAN WOMEN OF SCIENCE SINCE 1900. Wayne, Tiffany K. ABC-CLIO, 2011. THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO MODERNIST WOMEN WRITERS. Linett, Maren Tova, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2010. CAPITALISM, FOR AND AGAINST: A FEMINIST DEBATE. Cudd, Ann E....
Citation Tracking Citings and Sightings
Good news on the "cited reference" front: the pioneer cited reference source ISI (Web of Knowledge/Web of Science) is no longer the main game in town for tracking forward the influence of a journal article by finding out where it is cited. This is...
Critical Teaching in the Library
Maria Accardi, Emily Drabinski, & Alana Kumbier, CRITICAL LIBRARY INSTRUCTION: THEORIES AND METHODS. Duluth, MN: Library Juice Press, 2010. 358p. pap., $35.00, ISBN 978-1936117017. Although academic librarians constantly instruct the curious...
E-Sources on Women and Gender
Our website (http://womenst.libraiy.wisc.edu/) includes recent editions of this column and links to complete back issues of Feminist Collections, plus many bibliographies, a database of women-focused videos, and links to hundreds of other websites...
From the Editors
April 29, 2011. I can't believe they're leaving us already. A year ago in this space, I wrote of our student assistants, "what awesome talent emerges from the creative young women who work in this office!" At the time we were especially impressed...
Round-Up 4: Facebook, Podcasts, & Twitter in Women's Studies
This is our fourth round-up of reports on using "e-tools" in the classroom. The first appeared in volume 27, numbers 2-3 (Winter--Spring 2006); the second in volume 28 number 4 (Summer-Fall 2007); and the third in volume 29 number 1 (Winter 2008)....
Seek the Roots: An Immersive and Interactive Archive of Black Feminist Practice
"When I have been dead four and a half seasons, dry my words, seek the roots where they grow, down between the swelling of my bones ..." -- Audre Lorde in her personal diary for 1974, archived at Spelman College It's a queer thing to sit alone...
The Personal Is Political and Academic: Memoirs of Women's Studies Pioneers
Wendy Robbins, Meg Luxton, Margrit Eichler, & Francine Descarries, eds., MINDS OF OUR OWN: INVENTING FEMINIST SCHOLARSHIP AND WOMEN'S STUDIES IN CANADA AND QUEBEC, 1966-76. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2008. 4l4p. pap.,...
Women's Roles in Eighteenth-Century America
Merril D. Smith, WOMEN'S ROLES IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2010. (Women's roles through history.) 182p. bibl. index. $59.95, ISBN 978-0313355523; e-book, ISBN 978-0313355530. This new title in Greenwood's Women's...