Recent Books of Interest to Women Scholars

books2Women in Academia Report regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view. The opinions expressed in these books do not necessarily reflect the views of the editorial board of WIAReport.

Here are the latest selections. Click on any of the titles for more information or to purchase through

Bluestockings Now!
The Evolution of a Social Role

edited by Deborah Heller

Indecent Exposure:
Gender, Politics, and Obscene Comedy in Middle English Literature

by Nicole Nolan Sidhu
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

Portraying Lives:
Headmistresses and Women Professors 1880s-1940s

by Tanya Fitzgerald and Josephine May
(Information Age Publishing)

Veiled Figures:
Women, Modernity, and the Spectres of Orientalism

by Teresa Heffernan
(University of Toronto Press)

Violent Women in Contemporary Cinema
by Janice Loreck
(Palgrave Macmillan)

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