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2014: Vol. 40, no. 2

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Feminist Studies publishes research and criticism that address theoretical issues and offer analyses of interest to feminist scholars across disciplines. Feminist Studies features theoretically sophisticated essays that make an original contribution and advance interdisciplinary scholarship regarding women and/or gender. In publication since 1972, Feminist Studies also publishes creative writing (poetry, fiction, memoirs), art work and art essays, book review essays, political and social commentaries, interviews and activist reports.

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Feminist Studies publishes an interdisciplinary body of research and criticism that sees intersections of gender with racial identity, sexual orientation, economic means, geographic location, and physical ability as the touchstone for analysis. Feminist Studies also publishes a variety of creative work, art essays that showcase feminist artists, book review essays, and political and social commentary. more...

Editorial Board

  • Nicola Beisel
  • Judith Kegan Gardiner
  • Karla Mantilla
  • Leisa D. Meyer
  • Uta Poiger
  • Minnie Bruce Pratt (Creative Writing Editor)
  • Suzanne Raitt
  • Matt Richardson
  • Michelle Rowley
  • Ashwini Tambe (Editorial Director)
  • Millie Thayer



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