What…so there’s like a week left of March and now I’m posting something about Women’s History Month? Super tardy for the party. Anyhoo, here are a few titles I ran across that might be interesting to read, if I had time to read them. Perhaps you have more time?
1. Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture by Gaiutra Bahadur.
2. Bad Girls : Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves, & Other Female Villains by Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y. Stemple.
3. American Cocktail: A “Colored Girl” in the World by Anita Reynolds.
4. Diary of Charlotte Forten : A Free Black Girl Before the Civil War by Charlotte Forten.
5. Bird of Paradise : How I Became Latina by Raquel Cepeda.
6. Outlawed in Pakistan (DVD) by Habiba Nosheen, Hilke Schellmann, and PBS.
7. I Love a Broad Margin to My Life by Maxing Hong Kingston.