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We were feminists once : from riot grrrl to CoverGirl®, the buying and selling of a political movement / Andi Zeisler.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 305.42 ZEISLER (Text) 37500004191983 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 305.42 ZEI (Text) 37323005264638 NONFIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1610395891
  • ISBN: 9781610395892
  • Physical Description: xvi, 285 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Part One: The New Embrace -- 1 The Corridors of Empower -- 2 Heroine Addicts: Feminism and Hollywood -- 3 Do These Underpants Make Me Look Feminist? -- 4 The Golden Age of (Feminist) TV -- 5 Our Beyoncés, Ourselves: Celebrity Feminism -- Part Two: The Same Old Normal -- 6 Killer Waves -- 7 Empowering Down -- 8 The Rise of Big Woman -- 9 Creeping Beauty -- Epilogue: The End of Feel-Good Feminism -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"A critical assessment of feminism today by the founding editor and creative director of Bitch magazine draws on the stories of institutions and everyday women to illuminate how feminism has been compromised by market forces, subversive politics and popular culture, sharing strategic recommendations for how to reverse marginalizing trends,"--NoveList.
Subject: Feminism > United States.
Feminism and mass media > United States.
Women in popular culture > United States.

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