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Publisher's Summary

With intolerance and inequality increasingly normalised by the day, it's more important than ever for women to share their experiences. We must hold the truth to account in the midst of sensationalism and international political turmoil. Nasty Women is a collection of essays, interviews and accounts on what it is to be a woman in the 21st century.

People, politics, pressure, punk. Keep telling your stories. 369 percent funded on Kickstarter.

From working-class experience to sexual assault, being an immigrant, divides in Trump's America, Brexit, pregnancy, contraception, Repeal the Eighth, identity, family, finding a voice, punk, role models, fetishisation, power - this timely book covers a vast range of being a woman today.

The contributors are Alice Tarbuck, Becca Inglis, Belle Owen, Chitra Ramaswamy, Christina Neuwirth, Claire L. Heuchan, Elise Hines, Jen McGregor, Joelle Owusu, Jona Kottler, Kaite Welsh, Katie Muriel, Kristy Diaz, Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! (in conversation with Sasha de Buyl-Pisco), Laura Lam, Laura Waddell, Mel Reeve, Nadine Aisha Jassat, Ren Aldridge of Petrol Girls, Rowan C. Clarke, Sim Bajwa and Zeba Talkhani.

©2017 All rights reserved © 404 Ink (P)2017 Audible, Ltd

Critic Reviews

"An essential window into many of the hazard-strewn worlds younger women are living in right now." (Margaret Atwood)
"Nasty Women Is the Intersectional Essay Collection Feminists Need." (The Huffington Post)

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A MUST READ!!!

It was therapeutic. A book that we must all read regardless of color, sexual orientation, and political affiliations.

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Thank you. Eye opening and uplifting. To see the world in so many different ways. From different women I alway I thought it was all the same for women. Thank you for that slap of reality.

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  • 09-15-17

compulsory read/listen

Will be revisiting this more than once. even if I thought I was open and had some understanding, this showed how ignorant I still am!

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