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

Analytical Essays on Music by Women Composers:
Concert Music, 1960-2000

edited by Laurel Parsons and Brenda Ravenscroft
(Oxford University Press)

Behind the Wireless:
A History of Early Women at the BBC

by Kate Murphy
(Palgrave Macmillan)

Breaking the Sequence:
Women’s Experimental Fiction

edited by Ellen G. Friedman and Miriam Fuchs
(Princeton University Press)

Daring to Write:
Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women

edited by Erika Martinez
(University of Georgia Press)

Feminist Theory and the Classics
edited by Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz and Amy Richly

Game of Crowns:
Elizabeth, Camilla, Kate, and the Throne

by Christopher Andersen
(Gallery Books)

Jobs, Collaborations, and Women Leaders in the Global Chemistry Enterprise
edited by H.N. Cheng et al.
(American Chemical Society)

Marital Separation and Lethal Domestic Violence
by Desmond Ellis et al.

Sarah Waters and Contemporary Feminisms
edited by Adele Jones and Claire O’Callaghan
(Palgrave Macmillan)

Sex Work and Female Self-Empowerment
by Stephanie Hunter Jones

Understanding Doulas and Childbirth:
Women, Love, and Advocacy

by Cheryl A. Hunter and Abby Kallio
(Palgrave Macmillan)

Women and Cultural Citizenship in Turkey
by Solen Sanli
(I.B. Tauris)

Wrongful Convictions of Women:
When Innocence Isn’t Enough

by Marvin D. Free Jr. and Mitch Ruesink
(Lynne Rienner Publishers)

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