Girls to the Front: The True Story of the Riot Grrrl Revolution (Review)

I grew up too late to be aware of the Riot Grrrl phenomenon – I was only 10 years old in 1995, and was also located in a small Canadian town, where feminist political movements weren’t exactly center-stage. In fact, I hadn’t heard about Riot Grrrl until this book came up in a publisher’s email. It looked interesting, though, and I went for it hoping that I would get a bit more knowledge about feminist history in the process.

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Khomeini’s Ghost: The Iranian Revolution and the Rise of Militant Islam (Review)

I usually have a hard time following history books – ironic, since I sometimes teach history! – and this was no exception, but if you normally enjoy history, it likely won’t be a problem for you.

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