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New Books in Gender Studies

New Books in Gender Studies

New Books in Gender Studies

603 podcast episodes


Interviews with Scholars of Gender about their New Books

Episodes1 - 10 of 603 episodes


Susan Lee Johnson, "Writing Kit Carson: Fallen Heroes in a Changing West" (UNC Press, 2020)

In Writing Kit Carson: Fallen Heroes in a Changing West (UNC Press, 2020), Susan Lee Jo...

59 minutes
Jul 30, 2021

Vaibhav Saria, "Hijras, Lovers, Brothers: Surviving Sex and Poverty in Rural India" (Fordham UP, 2021)

Hijras, one of India’s third gendered or trans populations, have been an enduring prese...

58 minutes
Jul 29, 2021

Rafia Zakaria, "Against White Feminism: Notes on Disruption" (W. W. Norton, 2021)

Elite white women have branded feminism, promising an apolitical individual empowerment...

53 minutes
Jul 27, 2021

Jack Green and Ros Henry, "Olga Tufnell’s 'Perfect Journey': Letters and Photographs of an Archaeologist in the Levant and Mediterranean" (UCL Press, 2021)

Olga Tufnell (1905–85) was a British archaeologist working in Egypt, Cyprus, and Palest...

66 minutes
Jul 27, 2021

Eszter Varsa, "Protected Children, Regulated Mothers: Gender and the 'Gypsy Question' in State Care in Postwar Hungary, 1949–1956" (Central European UP, 2020)

Historian Eszter Varsa’s new book Protected Children, Regulated Mothers: Gender and the...

49 minutes
Jul 26, 2021

Natasha Behl, "Gendered Citizenship: Understanding Gendered Violence in Democratic India" (Oxford UP, 2019)

Why do we find pervasive gender-based discrimination, exclusion and violence in India w...

56 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Chris A. Barcelos, "Distributing Condoms and Hope: The Racialized Politics of Youth Sexual Health" (U California Press, 2020)

Distributing Condoms and Hope: The Racialized Politics of Youth Sexual Health (U Califo...

60 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Meryl Altman, "Beauvoir in Time" (Brill, 2020)

Meryl Altman's new book Beauvoir in Time, published by Brill Rodopi Press (2020), situa...

69 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Kailing Xie, "Embodying Middle Class Gender Aspirations: Perspectives from China’s Privileged Young Women" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021)

Today I interviewed Kailing Xie on her recently published book, Embodying Middle Class ...

74 minutes
Jul 21, 2021

Sokthan Yeng, "Buddhist Feminism: Transforming Anger against Patriarchy" (Palgrave MacMillan, 2020)

How can Buddhism and feminism be brought together in a constructive way to challenge pa...

72 minutes
Jul 20, 2021