Monthly Wrap-Up: September/October 2018

Did'ya know that I post videos on YouTube?? If not, check out my latest video below! The books discussed are: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3suvPQzA9qI The Broken Vow by Scott Westerfeld (★★★★)Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays) by Rebecca Solnit (★★★½)Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession by Alice Bolin (★★)One Day in December … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: September/October 2018

Review: Dead Girls by Alice Bolin

Title: Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American ObsessionAuthor: Alice BolinRating: ★★Summary: In this poignant collection, Alice Bolin examines the widespread obsession with women who are abused, killed, and disenfranchised, and whose bodies (dead or alive) are used as props to bolster men's stories -- investigating the implications of our cultural fixations and her own role … Continue reading Review: Dead Girls by Alice Bolin