Feminists Don’t Wear Pink and Other Lies

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A collection of writing from extraordinary women, from Hollywood actresses to teenage activists, each telling the story of their personal relationship with feminism, this book explores what it means to be a woman from every point of view. Often funny, sometimes surprising, and always inspiring, this book aims to bridge the gap between the feminist hashtag and the scholarly text by giving women the space to explain how they actually feel about feminism.

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The Sunday Times Bestseller
National Book Awards Winner 2018!

This is the must-read book that every woman needs.

“Brilliant, hysterical, truthful and real. These essays illuminate the path for our future female leaders.” Reese Witherspoon

We asked 52 women: what does the F word mean to you?
The result is extraordinary.

Curated by journalist and activist Scarlett Curtis, with incredible pieces by:

Emma Watson – Zoe Sugg – Keira Knightley – Gemma Arterton – Bridget Jones (by Helen Fielding) – Saoirse Ronan – Liv Little – Dolly Alderton – Karen Gillan – Alicia Garza – Jameela Jamil – Kat Dennings – Nimco Ali – Beanie Feldstein – Olivia Perez – Amika George – Evanna Lynch – Akilah Hughes – Tanya Burr – Grace Campbell – Alison Sudol – Elyse Fox – Charlie Craggs – Rhyannon Styles – Skai Jackson – Tasha Bishop – Lolly Adefope – Bronwen Brenner – Dr Alaa Murabit – Trisha Shetty – Jordan Hewson – Amy Trigg – Em Odesser – Emi Mahmoud – Lydia Wilson – Swati Sharma

Warning: contains a lot of feminism and some explicit content!

**Published in partnership with Girl Up, the UN women’s foundation, royalties will benefit this amazing charity**

More praise for Feminists Don’t Wear Pink:

“As a feminist who loves pink, I give this brilliant book of essays an enthusiastic “YES”” Mindy Kaling

“A refreshing and honest celebration of all that it means to be a woman today.” – Fearne Cotton

“Wonderfully candid, often funny and absolutely necessary, a triumphant rallying call to young women.”The Observer

“Pick it up and read one story from your favourite columnist or actress, but I guarantee you’ll end up reading the full, illuminating collection, and you’ll possibly finish it knowing more about your own personal stance than you imagined.”Glamour

“This collection of essays curated by writer Scarlett Curtis is a call-to-arm that allows us to unpick what it means to be a feminist in a safe space.”Stylist

“We advise placing a copy in the hands of every girl (and guy) you know.”Red Magazine

“Rousing contemporary essays” The Observer

Additional information

Weight 0.318 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.4 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

xi, 371

Language

English

Edition

New edition

Dewey

305.420922 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J

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