A list from Julia Pierpont to celebrate the release of
The Little Book of Feminist Saints. ...more
Tags: A Room Of One's Own, Anne Carson, audre lorde, Barbara Jordan: Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder, Bella Abzug, Betty Friedan, Brenda Wineapple, Eleanor Roosevelt, Frida Kahlo, Gender Gap: Bella Abzug’s Guide to Political Power for American Women, Gloria Steinem, helen keller, If Not, Infinity Net, It's Up to the Women, Julia Pierpont, Manjit Thapp, Max Sherman, Maya Angelou, My Life on the Road, Nellie Bly, Pussy Riot, Pussy Riot!: A Punk Prayer for Freedom, Sappho, Sholeh Wolpe, Sin: Selected Poems of Forugh Farrokhzad, Sister Outsider, Ten Days in a Mad-House, The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou, The Diary of Frida Kahlo, The Feminine Mystique, The Little Book of Feminist Saints, The World I Live in & Optimism, Unbowed, virginia woolf, Wangari Maathai, What to Read When, White Heat, Winter: Fragments of Sappho, Women's History Month, Yayoi Kusama
Comics is a great medium for communicating complex or divisive topics, and so it makes sense that embedded within comics history we can find stories of abortion. Insane as it is that in 2015—forty-two years since Roe v. Wade—politicos are still arguing against a woman’s right to terminate a pregnancy, here we are. As many of us […]
Tags: abortion, abortion eve, Abzug Beer, Bella Abzug, Comics, Fantagraphics, feminism, graphic novel, Joyce Farmer, Leah Hayes, Lyn Chevely, Monica Johnson, Not Funny Ha-Ha, Politics, Reviews, right to choose, Roe v Wade, roe versus wade, tits & clits, tits n' clits, underground comics
This year I’m hacking the Haggadah again: collaging together a text from books and the Internet that captures the beautiful spirit of the ritual as I see it. At least the way I see it this year.
Tags: Bella Abzug, Edgar F. Bronfman, Elie Wiesel, Ellen Frankel, Haggadah, Haggadot, Jonathan Safran Foer, Jr., martin luther king, Melissa Berg, Nelson Mandela, Stanley Aaron Lebovic