Recent Books of Interest to Women Scholars

Women 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

At Home in the World:
Women Writers and Public Life, from Austen to the Present

by Maria DiBattista and Deborah Nord
(Princeton University Press)

Colored No More:
Reinventing Black Womanhood in Washington, D.C.

by Treva B. Lindsey
(University of Illinois Press)

Earline’s Pink Party:
The Social Rituals and Domestic Relics of a Southern Woman

by Elizabeth Findley Shores (University of Alabama Press)

Gender, Psychology, and Justice:
The Mental Health of Women and Girls in the Legal System

edited by Corinne C. Datchi and Julie R. Ancis
(New York University Press)

Girl on Girl:
Art and Photography in the Age of the Female Gaze

by Charlotte Jansen
(Laurence King Publishing)

Risk, Pregnancy and Childbirth
edited by Kirstie Coxon et al.

Women in the Holocaust:
A Feminist History

by Zoe Waxman
(Oxford University Press)

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