Recommendations include books with queer content, reads you might have missed in high school, and recent award nominees!
I want us to embark on some serious herstorical journeys through time, but I simply cannot condense herstory into one post, so I’m gonna condense everyone else’s pieces, books, movies, and projects about women’s history into one instead!
These women changed feminism forever with their scholarship. Let’s vow to never forget their names.
Seriously Carrie Brownstein could tell me to buy her dinner and I’d be like “No problem Carrie Brownstein. I’m a little tight for cash right now but you get that steak tartare.”
Definitely read these books.
Boy do y’all love to read about rope bondage!
With new books by Roxane Gay, Hannah Hart, Sarah Waters, Radclyffe and more, there are lots of things to read and talk about.
“Wildly, the girls locked to each other. Their bodies were gleaming now with sweat. Lip to lip, breast to breast, thigh to slippery thigh, they heaved and gyrated, ecstasy rising like a lava wave.”
Women’s studies, as a whole, is a discipline grounded in words. These pieces are some of the words that ground the entire thing.
Oh my stars and garters. You’d better find your pearls and start clutching, because winter is coming and the death of print is upon us. Here are some home decorating tips to help you stay on-trend during bookpocalypse.
Ten important queer and feminist books coming this spring.
The best stories fuck us up and force us to put ourselves back together in a new configuration.
Read these books.
Books by authors whose longform work we’ve read in “Things I Read That I Love,” plus other reads relevant to your interests! For longform lovers and lovers of longform lovers alike.
The 50 most essential queer books coming this fall.
There is a time and a place for great literature. This isn’t it.
Looking back at a century of cover designs from all over the world for beloved queer books like Tipping the Velvet, Orlando, The Color Purple, Annie on my Mind, Rubyfruit Jungle and more.
You voted and the results are in – the best 100 queer-lady fiction or memoir books of all time!
Is it too much to say Pippi Longstocking made me the woman I am today? No, no, it isn’t at all.
In which all books mentioned herein were published after 1975 and almost everybody is both female and still alive.