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Women of the Supreme Court

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This week Alice and Kim talk about some excellent nonfiction featuring women of the Supreme Court.

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Nonfiction in the News

2020 Frederick Douglass Book Prize Finalists

Ron Charles at the Washington Post: The 2020 National Book Awards finalists are a strikingly fresh group [Washington Post]

New Nonfiction

What Were We Thinking: A Brief Intellectual History of the Trump Era by Carlos Lozada

White Reconstruction : Domestic Warfare and the Logics of Genocide by Dylan Rodríguez

She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs by Sarah Smarsh

The Ghost Road : Anishinaabe Responses to Indian Hating by Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Quick mentions: 

Women of the Supreme Court

My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World by Linda Hirshman

My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon & Shana Knizhnuk

Reading Now

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab


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