Feminism, interrupted : disrupting power / Lola Olufemi.

By: Olufemi, Lola [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksOutspoken (Pluto Press): Publisher: London : Pluto Press, 2020Description: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781786805928; 1786805928Subject(s): Feminism | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist TheoryGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.DDC classification: 305.42 LOC classification: HQ1206Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Feminist Work is Justice Work -- 1. Know your history -- 2. The sexist state -- 3. The fight for reproductive justice -- 4. Transmisogyny: who wins? -- 5. The saviour complex: Muslim women and gendered Islamophobia -- 6. Art for art's sake -- 7. Complicating consent: How to support sex workers -- 8. The answer to sexual violence is not more prisons -- 9. Feminism and food -- 10. Solidarity is a doing word -- Conclusion -- Resources
Summary: Plastered over t-shirts and tote bags, the word 'feminist' has entered the mainstream and is fast becoming a popular slogan for our generation. But feminism isn't a commodity up for purchase; it's a weapon for fighting against injustice. This revolutionary book reclaims feminism from consumerism through exploring state violence against women, reproductive justice, transmisogyny, sex work, gendered Islamophobia and much more, showing that the struggle for gendered liberation is a struggle for justice, one that can transform the world for everyone.
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Plastered over t-shirts and tote bags, the word 'feminist' has entered the mainstream and is fast becoming a popular slogan for our generation. But feminism isn't a commodity up for purchase; it's a weapon for fighting against injustice. This revolutionary book reclaims feminism from consumerism through exploring state violence against women, reproductive justice, transmisogyny, sex work, gendered Islamophobia and much more, showing that the struggle for gendered liberation is a struggle for justice, one that can transform the world for everyone.

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Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Feminist Work is Justice Work -- 1. Know your history -- 2. The sexist state -- 3. The fight for reproductive justice -- 4. Transmisogyny: who wins? -- 5. The saviour complex: Muslim women and gendered Islamophobia -- 6. Art for art's sake -- 7. Complicating consent: How to support sex workers -- 8. The answer to sexual violence is not more prisons -- 9. Feminism and food -- 10. Solidarity is a doing word -- Conclusion -- Resources

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