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Great Noir By Women

Love noir, but want to read more female authors? We feel ya! Check out our list of great noir by women to get your hardbitten mystery on.

How To Find Kick-Ass Lady Comics As a Total Noob

Last night, I had a hot date. In bed. With my three cats and my latest pile of comics. As ...

Fascinating and Horrifying Facts from THE WOMEN’S ATLAS

  The Women’s Atlas, now in its fifth edition, is a useful snapshot of women’s lives around the world. Authored ...

House Votes to Give Some Powers of Librarian of Congress to Donald Trump

Congress voted to cut the powers of the first African American Librarian of Congress and give some of her powers to Donald Trump.

Books To Read About Women and Work When Your Father Isn’t A Billionaire

From freelancing in your house to working in the White House, ten books by women that offer career advice and job tips.

5 Upcoming Books by Women You Need On Your TBR

Excellent books by women coming out this year.

Celebrate Women in Horror Month with 41 Black Women Writers

Why you need to pick up a new anthology of horror poetry and short fiction from black women writers!

Embroideries and the Layering of Women’s Relationships Through Comics

Nicole takes a look at women's relationships in EMBROIDERIES by Marjane Satrapi

Bygone Badass Broads: Historical Women About Whom I Need All The Books

Sarah Nicolas discusses the historical women she'd like to see more books written about, based on Mackenzi Lee's Bygone Badass Broads Twitter Series.

Books To Make Sense of Abortion Rights, HB2, and SCOTUS

Nonfiction about reproductive rights to read in the wake of SCOTUS' historic abortion decision

VIDA Counts and Needs Your Dollars

Have a few extra dollars floating around? Want to send them to bookish people doing important work? You might consider ...

19 Images Of Women Reading From The NYPL’s Digital Collections

In 2015 the New York Public Library made news when they announced that they’d begun a massive image digitization process of ...

Trapped in a Bad Situation? Let’s talk MELODY.

We’ve all been there: in a bad situation of our own making, feeling trapped but refusing to see that we’ve ...

Where Are the Women in Alan Moore’s Cinema Purgatorio?

Recently Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neil announced a new project that they were seeking funding for via Kickstarter. The project ...

Let’s Talk about Childhood Sexuality with Alan Moore

In chapter 22 of Alan Moore’s Lost Girls, around the point at which the story moves from simply taboo to extreme, ...