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Feminism Books in terms of Multicultural Perspectives & PSU WRC

I'm sitting down on a couch at Portland State University Women's Resource Center, located on Park ave & Montgomery St.

This is a really good place to sit down, listening slow music and reading books under the full atmosphere of women's power.

Today, I found some books that are written by divers women around the world. There are 6 shelves in this center and sections are quite well divded by topics such as gender, health, feminism, magazines and so forth.

Hope this list of assorted books about multicultural women that I would love to introduce to all would be helpful for PW members who are looking for multicultural women's beautiful stories and effort to empower women in the world.

* Dragon Ladies. Asian American Feminists. Breathe Fire.
preface by Yuri Kochiyama
foreword by Karin Aguilar-San Juan
Edited by Sonia Shah
, South end Press

* Dreams of an Insomniac
Jewish Feminist Essays, Speeches and Diatribes
by Irena Klepfisz
, The Eight Mountain Press

* Autobiography of a Face
by Lucy Grealy
, Perennial

* Gender, Race, and Class in Media
Edited by Gail Dines & Jean M. Humez
, Sage

* Nine Parts of Desire
The hidden World of Islamic Women
by Geraldine Brooks
, Anchor Books

* Young women of color
Colonize This! on today's feminism
Edited by Daisy Hernandez andBushra Rehman
Foreword by Cherrie Moraga
, Seal

* Re-Orienting Western Feminisms
Women's Diversity in a Postcolonial World
by Chilla Bulbeck
, Cambridge University Press

Comments

Corine Milano's picture

Thanks!

Thanks for this list! I loved the WRC at PSU when I was a student there.

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