10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Zeisler, Andi, Feminism and pop culture / Andi Zeisler. p. cm. — (Seal studies). Whether or not we like to admit it, pop culture is a lens through which we alternately view and shape the world around us. When it comes to feminism, pop culture. 7 Jul Zeisler, author of the feminist primer, Feminism and Pop Culture, initially wanted to write about the “symbiotic relationship” between.

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Jan 31, meredith ann rated it really liked it Shelves: This book would be a good pick for the first week of class in an intro-level course.

Feminism and Pop Culture

Seal Studies Seal Studies. Further Reading and Resources Return to Book Page. Women and Pop Culture in the s 50s and 60s It is a great introductory read into culturs culture analysis through a feminist lense, complete with thought-provoking questions for discussion and quite a large bibliography on various subjects at the end. With Bitch Media, a scrappy, Portland-based feminist organization with an outsize influence, she has challenged, loved, and obsessed over pop culture for two decades.

In her new book, We Were Feminists Once, she says: The Numbers Reveal a Stark Portrait From mental health to poverty to domestic violence, our state has some work to do. Ziesler’s collection reads like a tighter survey than the work of someone like Susan Douglas, but the trade-off involves zeisleg lack of depth and analysis of any of the events. It is a good overview or general introduction.

Feb 09, Angelica rated it really liked it. Seal Studies Andi Zeisler Da Capo PressOct 14, – Social Science – pages 1 Review Whether or not we like to admit it, pop culture is a lens through which we alternately view and shape the world around us.

Feminist Responses to Pop Culture, the magazine Zeisler co-created, you’ll similarly dig this easy to read book from the Seal Series. Bitch is here to make the world more feminist, rather than to make more money.

Jan 29, Elevate Difference rated it really liked it.

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Ten Extraordinary Oregon Women Fighting for Change and Disrupting the System We asked these local luminaries to pair off for conversations about what it means to be an Oregon woman today. Other editions – View all Feminism and Pop Culture: The book does not just explain the relationships between theory and practice.

I did like the enormous list of references and recommended reading. Feminjsm, its author, Andi Zeisler, is an influential and highly opinionated feminist writer and thinker she’s a founding editor of the magazine Bitch: See 1 question about Feminism and Pop Culture…. Even though it was published init is a bit dated, not on the issues per se but on the references. Jul 28, Nikki rated it liked it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem?

The Femiinsm sommelier walks us through the wild, sometimes weird-smelling world of natural wine. Marylhurst University president Dr. All in all – if you’r This was an incredibly fast read, first of all.

Feb 12, Alex rated it really liked it. In part this is due to the rather enormous scope of the book, which tackles film, music, television, advertising, magazines, and politics as well femiinsm the bullet points of feminist history from the s to the present.

May 04, Margaret rated it did not like it Shelves: If you’re already knowledgeable about the topic and are wanting more analysis into the topic, I’d skip over this one. With the Perlene, Erin ‘Kiki’ Teal Littlestar Creates the Coven You Didn’t Know You Needed Meet the woman behind Portland’s brand-new workspace and social club, a place to hustle, organize, and smash the patriarchy—and then sip some bubbly while crafting.

My main criticism, and I suppose it is to be expected that “pop culture” was American culture, and other than a passing reference to Bridget Jones and the Spice Girls, the rest of the West was ignored. An easily digestible read with helpful fact boxes and sidebars, we come to understand the importance of Bridget Jones alongside theoretical concepts like the male gaze. It can be quite grating to read a book about pop culture mentioning Paris Hilton, livejournal and myspace.

Zeisler discusses zeisper through the cultuure of American popular culture. With a comprehensive overview of the intertwining relationship between women and pop culture, this book is an ideal introduction to discussing feminism and daily life. An easy and fascinating non-fiction read.

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I have a lot of feelings about a feminism that is constantly rejecting people that actively want to be part of it. But it aeisler the book is sort of half-objective, half-subjective, and as a result mostly unsatisfying. A very well put-together book. So much of second-wave feminism and of consciousness raising really was [personal and political].

Feb 16, Shambhavi rated it it was amazing. Accessible and doesn’t go into too much depth on any one topic, but I still got a lot out of it.

A highly readable examination of the history of the current women’s movement as seen through the eyes of the pop culture of America. When it does have a point of view, it’s a rather banal one: