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. 31, No. 4, Fall

Archiving Grrrl Style Now
I'm really scared of feminist history being erased. --Kathleen Hanna, 2010 Hanna's words will surely ring familiar to many feminist ears. Feminist history comprises a myriad of movements and identities spanning generations of individuals. Its...
Books and Videos Recently Received
21ST-CENTURY MOTHERHOOD: EXPERIENCE, IDENTITY, POLICY, AGENCY. O'Reilly, Andrea. Columbia University Press, 2010. BATTERED WOMAN SYNDROME AS A LEGAL DEFENSE: HISTORY, EFFECTIVENESS AND IMPLICATIONS. Russell, Brenda L. McFarland, 2010. BITTER...
E-Documents
"Time for a new feminist agenda": A HERSTORY: 2004-2008 is "a compilation of articles on the most important issues facing feminists in the new Europe" from ten organizing partners. Get the 112-page PDF at http://european-feministforum.org/IMG/pdf/EFF_Herstory_web.pdf....
From the Editors
A few years ago I saw a screening of Girls Rock! The Movie (reviewed in this issue along with other resources on the Riot Grrrl phenomenon--see pp. 11-19) at the Wisconsin Film Festival. It was the first I'd heard of the rock music camp for eight-to...
How to Find Online Journals
The Directory of Open Access Journals (http://www.doaj.org/) indexes free, online, scholarly, peer-reviewed journals or those that "exercise quality control." As of December 15, 2010, there were 5,897 journals in the database, of which 2,443 are searchable...
Pedagogy
Deborah Byrd, Elisha Nixon-Cobb, Mary Beckman, Elizabeth McMa-hon, Beth Seetch, & Andrea Smith, TEACHING THE "ISMS": FEMINIST PEDAGOGY ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES. Towson, MD: Institute for Teaching and Research on Women, 2010. 124p. $20.00, ISBN 978-0313087721...
Shakespearean Women
Theresa D. Kemp, WOMEN IN THE AGE OF SHAKESPEARE. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press, 2010. 263p. bibl. gloss, index. $65.00, ISBN 978-0313343049; e-book, ISBN 978-0313343056. While Shakespeare's female characters have few lines compared to their...
Special Issues of Periodicals
AFRICAN AMERICAN REVIEW v. 43, no. 1, Spring 2009: Special section on Anna Julia Cooper, "seminal African American thinker and community advocate." Section editor: Shirley Moody-Turner. Publisher: Division on Black American Literature and Culture,...
Successes Visible, but Obstacles Remain: Women Managers and Entrepreneurs in Today's Workplaces
Alice H. Eagly & Linda L. Carli, THROUGH THE LABYRINTH: THE TRUTH ABOUT HOW WOMEN BECOME LEADERS. Harvard Business School Press, 2007. 336p. $32.00, ISBN 978-1422116913. Carly Fiorina, TOUGH CHOICES: A MEMOIR. New York: Portfolio Penguin Group,...
"Vernacular Third Wave Discourse": New Works on Riot Grrrl, Girl Zines, and Girl Rock
DON'T NEED YOU: THE HERSTORY OF RIOT GRRRL. 40 mins. Directed by Kerri Koch. Produced by Urban Cowgirl Productions, 2006. DVD available for purchase: $14.99 plus shipping, http://urbancowgirlproductions.com/ uc/?page_id=3/. Sarah Marcus, GIRLS TO...
Women's Health Guides
Jo Ann Rosenfeld, ed., HANDBOOK OF WOMEN'S HEALTH, 2nd ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 352p. bibl. illus. index, tables, pap., $60.00, ISBN 978-0521695251. Rose S. Fife & Sarina B. Schrager, ACP HANDBOOK OF WOMEN'S HEALTH Philadelphia:...