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Our Favorite Women In Books

To celebrate International Women's Day, we've rounded up some of our favorite women in books!

Her Name Was Trouble With a Capital L

For the past few months, I’ve been on a bit of a crime fiction/thriller kick. And, this may just have ...

Classics That Prove Your Grandma Could Kick Bella Swan’s Ass

One of the things that really bothers me in popular culture is historical forgetfulness, especially in regard to women’s history. ...

Why Won’t Men Read Women?

A few days ago, I came across an interview that Meg Wolitzer, author of The Interestings (check out Greg’s SUPERCUT here), ...

Riot Recommendation: 21st-Century Literature by Women

This fall, I will be teaching my first “Women in Literature” course. The course uses The Norton Anthology of Literature ...