Monthly Archives: June 2015

Seeking Submissions!

Femmeliterate readers, writers, and fans: please consider contributing to one of the four new features rolling out on this site. Women Writers Reading will feature published authors reflecting on a book that inspires them; Any and all fem-friendly readers are … Continue reading

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Isabella the Warrior Queen

This book was published in 2005, so I’m not exactly timely with a review. Rather I want to send up a kudos: this is history as it should be written, by a scholar who knows how to research, and a … Continue reading

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Books, women, awards, lack of

Shortly after I posted “You Are What You Read” below, in which I humbly surveyed the extremely sexist nature of my bookshelf, I ran across this post, “Books About Women Don’t Win Big Awards” (via the Facebook group Binders Full … Continue reading

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New site is live!

Update your bookmark – femmeliterate has a new home! Most of your favorite content should still be here, and there are plans underway for a grand refurbishment. Please be patient as the new site is built, and in the meantime, … Continue reading

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