Recent Books That May Be of Interest to Women Scholars

Women in Academia Report regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. Here are the latest selections. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through

• Cartographies of Violence: Japanese Canadian Women, Memory, and the Subjects of the Internment by Mona Oikawa (University of Toronto Press)
Changed for Good: A Feminist History of the Broadway Musical by Stacy Wolf (Oxford University Press)
Conceiving Citizens: Women and the Politics of Motherhood in Iran by Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet (Oxford University Press)
Diasporic Journeys, Ritual, and Normativity Among Asian Migrant Women edited by Pnina Werbner and Mark Johnson (Routledge)
Disrupted Childhoods: Children of Women in Prison by Jane A. Siegel (Rutgers University Press)
Elite Women and Polite Society in Eighteenth-Century Scotland by Katherine Glover (Boydell Press)
Feminism and International Relations: Conversations About the Past, Present and Future edited by J. Ann Tickner and Laura Sjoberg (Routledge)
Fighting Chance: The Struggle Over Woman Suffrage and Black Suffrage in Reconstruction America by Faye E. Dudden (Oxford University Press)
Marion D. Cuyjet and Her Judimar School of Dance: Training Ballerinas in Black Philadelphia 1948-1971 by Melanye White Dixon (Edwin Mellen Press)
Refugee Women in Britain and France by Gill Allwood and Khursheed Wadia (Manchester University Press)
Religion and the State in Turkish Universities: The Headscarf Ban by Fatma Nevra Seggie (Palgrave Macmillan)
She’s Mad Real: Popular Culture and West Indian Girls in Brooklyn by Oneka LaBennett (New York University Press)
Soldiers’ Stories: Military Women in Cinema and Television Since World War II by Yvonne  Tasker (Duke University Press)
The Mask and the Quill: Actress-Writers in Germany From Enlightenment to Romanticism by Mary Helen Dupree (Bucknell University Press)
Women and Heroin Addiction in China’s Changing Society by Huan Gao (Routledge)

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