Forthcoming Academic Titles: March 2017 Edition

New and soon-to-be-released publications on women's and gender studies.

This selected list of Women’s and Gender Studies titles is designed to provide information about new or soon to be released publications that may support academic curricula and library collections, particularly at the undergraduate level. This list highlights forthcoming titles scheduled for publication from January through November 2017. Choice extends special thanks to the publishers who supplied and verified information about their titles for this feature.


Art & Architecture

Photography after Photography: Gender, Genre, History, by Abigail Solomon-Godeau, ed. by Sarah Parsons. Duke, May 2017e. $89.95e ISBN 9780822362517; $24.95e pbk ISBN 9780822362661; $89.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373629

Revitalizing History: Recognizing the Struggles, Lives, and Achievements of African American and Women Art Educators, by Ami Kantawala and Paul Bolin. Vernon, Mar. 2017e. Price not yet set ISBN 9781622731077


The Body and the Screen: Female Subjectivity in Contemporary Women’s Cinema, by Kate Ince. Bloomsbury, Jan. 2017. $120.00 ISBN 9781623562922; $34.95 pbk ISBN 9781623565817

Ida Lupino, Director: Her Art and Resilience in Times of Transition, by Therese Grisham & Julie Grossman. Rutgers, May 2017. $95.00 ISBN 9780813574912; $27.95 ebook ISBN 9780813574905

Queering the Terminator: Sexuality and Cyborg Cinema, by David Greven. Bloomsbury, Jun. 2017. $120.00 ISBN 9781501322341; $107.99 ebook ISBN 9781501322358

Superwomen: Gender, Power, and Representation, by Carolyn Cocca. Bloomsbury, Jan. 2017. $120.00 ISBN 9781501316562; $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781501316579

Language & Literature

Angela Carter: The Biography, by Edmund Gordon. Oxford, Mar. 2017. $35.00 ISBN 9780190626846

Approaches to Teaching the Works of Assia Djebar, ed. by Anne Donadey. Modern Language Association, Mar. 2017. $40.00 ISBN 9781603292955; $24.00 pbk ISBN 9781603292962; $24.00 ebook ISBN 9781603292986

Archives of Labor: Working-Class Women and Literary Culture in the Antebellum United States, by Lori Merish. Duke, Apr. 2017e. $94.95e ISBN 9780822362999; $26.95e pbk ISBN 9780822363224; $94.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373315

Complicating the Female Subject: Gender, National Myths, and Genre in Polish Women’s Inter-War Drama, by Joanna Kot. Academic Studies, Mar. 2017e. $89.00 ISBN 9781618115423; $89.00 ebook ISBN 9781618115430

Critical Insights: Maya Angelou, ed. by Mildred R. Mickle. Salem, Mar. 2017. $105.00 pbk ISBN 9781682171127; $105.00 ebook ISBN 9781682171134

Discourses of Men’s Suicide Notes: A Qualitative Analysis, by Dariusz Galasinski. Bloomsbury, Jun. 2017. $128.00 ISBN 9781350005730; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781350005754

Flora Annie Steel: A Critical Study of an Unconventional Memsahib, ed. by Susmita Roye. Alberta, Apr. 2017. $49.95 pbk ISBN 9781772122602; $39.96 ebook ISBN 9781772123227

A Grace Paley Reader: Stories, Essays, and Poetry, by Grace Paley, ed. by Kevin Bowen and Nora Paley. Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, Feb. 2017. $26.00 ISBN 9780374165826

Jane Jensen: Gabriel Knight, Adventure Games, Hidden Objects, by Anastasia Salter. Bloomsbury, Apr. 2017. $80.00 ISBN 9781501327452; $24.95 pbk ISBN 9781501327469; $21.99 ebook ISBN 9781501327421

The New Woman: Literary Modernism, Queer Theory, and the Trans Feminine Allegory, by Emma Heaney. Northwestern, Aug. 2017. $39.95 pbk ISBN 9780810135536

Violence against Indigenous Women: Literature, Activism, Resistance, by Allison Hargreaves. Wilfrid Laurier, Aug. 2017e. $29.99 pbk ISBN 9781771122399; $85.00 ebook ISBN 9781771122504


The Bloomsbury Companion to Analytic Feminism, ed. by Pieranna Garavaso. Bloomsbury, Sep. 2017. $172.00 ISBN 9781474297783; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781474297776

Feminist Thought: A More Comprehensive Introduction, by RoseMarie Tong and Tina Fernandes Botts. 5th ed. Westview, Jun. 2017. $49.00 pbk ISBN 9780813349954; $29.99 ebook ISBN 9780813350707

Hypatia: The Life and Legend of an Ancient Philosopher, by Edward J. Watts. Oxford, Mar. 2017. $29.95 ISBN 9780190210038

New Forms of Revolt: Essays on Kristeva’s Intimate Politics, ed. by Sarah K. Hansen and Rebecca Tuvel. SUNY, Jun. 2017. $85.00 ISBN 9781438465210; $85.00 ebook ISBN 9781438465227


Body, Gender and Purity in Leviticus 12 and 15, by Dorothea Erbele-Kuester. Bloomsbury, Apr. 2017. $105.00 ISBN 9780567246561; $93.99 ebook ISBN 9780567496652

Construction of Gender and Identity in Genesis: The Subject and the Other, by Karalina Matskevich. Bloomsbury, Nov. 2017. $94.00 ISBN 9780567673763; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567673770

Everyday Conversions: Islam, Domestic Work, and South Asian Migrant Women in Kuwait, by Attiya Ahmad. Duke, Mar. 2017e. $84.95e ISBN 9780822363330; $23.95e pbk ISBN 9780822363446; $84.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373223

Feminist Frameworks and the Bible: Power, Ambiguity, and Intersectionality, ed. by Juliana Claass. Bloomsbury, Sep. 2017. $128.00 ISBN 9780567671578; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567671585

Go Forth and Shrink!: Towards a Feminist Theology of Dieting, by Hannah Bacon. Bloomsbury, Nov. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9780567659958; $29.95 pbk ISBN 9780567659972; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567659965

Holiness and Transgression: Mothers of the Messiah in the Jewish Myth, by Ruth Kara-Ivanov Kaniel. Academic Studies, Mar. 2017e. $89.00e ISBN 9781618115607; $89.00e ebook ISBN 9781618115614

Imagining Mary, by Daniel Rancour-Laferriere. Transaction, Jun. 2017e. Price not yet set ISBN 9781412865067

In Search of Buddha’s Daughters: The Hidden Lives and Fearless Work of Buddhist Nuns, by Christine Toomey. The Experiment, Mar. 2017. $15.95 pbk ISBN 9781615191949

In the Name of the Mother: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Missing Mother in Christian Theology, by Lisa M. Cataldo. Bloomsbury, Sep. 2017. $122.00 ISBN 9780567093295; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567552631

Introducing the Women’s Hebrew Bible: Feminism, Gender Justice, and the Study of the Old Testament, by Suzanne Scholz. Bloomsbury, Jun. 2017. $35.95 ISBN 9780567082572; $25.95 pbk ISBN 9780567663368; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567663382

Invisible Hosts: Performing the Nineteenth-Century Spirit Medium’s Autobiography, by Elizabeth Schleber Lowry. SUNY, Sep. 2017. $80.00 ISBN 9781438465999; $80.00 ebook ISBN 9781438466019

The Labor of Faith: Gender and Power in Black Apostolic Pentacostalism, by Judith Casselberry. Duke, May 2017e. $84.95e ISBN 9780822363835; $23.95e pbk ISBN 9780822369035; $84.95e ebook ISBN 9780822372974

The Wise Rebbetzin: Women with Leadership Authority according to Halachah, by Daniel Sperber. Urim, Mar. 2017e. $24.95 ISBN 9789655242461

Women and Exile: Conceptualizations of Women during and after Exile, ed. by Martien Halvorson-Taylor and Katherine Southwood. Bloomsbury, Aug. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9780567668424; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780567668431

Science, Technology & Health

Black Women’s Mental Health: Balancing Strength and Vulnerability, ed. by Stephanie Y. Evans, Kanika Bell, and Nsenga K. Burton. SUNY, Jul. 2017. $85.00 ISBN 9781438465814; $85.00 ebook ISBN 9781438465838

Lady Lushes: Gender, Alcoholism, and Medicine in Modern America, by Michelle L. McClellan. Rutgers, Jul. 2017. $95.00 ISBN 9780813576985; $29.95 pbk ISBN 9780813576978; $29.95 ebook ISBN 9780813576992

The Look of a Woman: Facial Feminization Surgery and Therapeutics of Trans-Medicine, by Eric Plemons. Duke, Aug. 2017e. $84.95e ISBN 9780822368861; $23.95e pbk ISBN 9780822369141; $84.95e ebook ISBN 9780822372707

Sabina Spielrein: The Woman and the Myth, by Angela M. Sells. SUNY, Aug. 2017. $90.00 ISBN 9781438465791; $90.00 ebook ISBN 9781438465807

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender, ed. by Kevin Nadal. SAGE, Apr. 2017. $550.00 ISBN 9781483384283; $688.00 ebook ISBN 9781483384269

Sexual Intimacy and Gynecologic Cancer, by Saketh R. Guntupalli and Maryann Karinch. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2017. $34.00 ISBN not yet set

Women in Global Science: Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration, by Kathrin Zippel. Stanford, Feb. 2017. $90.00 ISBN 9781503600393; $27.95 pbk ISBN 9781503601499; $27.95 ebook ISBN 9781503601505


Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women’s Sports, by Kathrine Switzer. Da Capo, Apr. 2017e. $17.99 pbk ISBN 9780306825651; $17.99 ebook ISBN 9780306825668

When Women Rule the Court: Gender, Race, and Japanese American Basketball, by Nicole Willms. Rutgers, Aug. 2017. $95.00 ISBN 9780813584164; $28.95 pbk ISBN 9780813584157; $28.95 ebook ISBN 9780813584171

Women in Sports: Breaking Barriers, Facing Obstacles, ed. by Adrienne N. Milner and Jomills Henry Braddock II. Praeger, Aug. 2017. $138.00 ISBN 9781440851247; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781440851254

Social & Behavioral Sciences


A Clan Mother’s Call: Reconstructing Haudenosaunee Cultural Memory, by Jeanette Rodriguez with Iakoiane Wakerakatste. SUNY, Sep. 2017. $75.00 ISBN 9781438466231; $75.00 ebook ISBN 9781438466255

Sex: Ethnographic Encounters, by Dieter Haller and Richard Joseph Martin. Bloomsbury, Oct. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9781474294706; $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781474294713; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781474294744

Business, Management & Labor

Boss Lady: How Three Women Entrepreneurs Built Successful Big Businesses in the Mid-Twentieth Century, by Edith Sparks. North Carolina, Apr. 2017. $27.50 pbk ISBN 9781469633022

Downwardly Global: Women, Work, and Citizenship in the Pakistani Diaspora, by Lalaie Ameeriar. Duke, Mar. 2017e. $84.95e ISBN 9780822363019; $23.95e pbk ISBN 9780822363163; $84.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373407

Mothers at Work: Who Opts Out?, by Liana Christin Landivar. Lynne Rienner, Apr. 2017e. $69.95e ISBN 9781626376410


Being Black, Being Male on Campus: Understanding and Confronting Black Male Collegiate Experiences, by Derrick R. Brooms. SUNY, Mar. 2017. $85.00 ISBN 9781438463995; $85.00 ebook ISBN 9781438464015

Juárez Girls Rising: Transformative Education in Times of Dystopia, by Claudia G. Cervantes-Soon. Minnesota, Apr. 2017. $108.00 ISBN 9780816696475; $27.00 pbk ISBN 9780816696543; $27.00 ebook ISBN 9781452954653

Mothering by Degrees: Single Mothers and the Pursuit of Postsecondary Education, by Jillian M. Duquaine-Watson. Rutgers, May 2017. $90.00 ISBN 9780813588438; $28.95 pbk ISBN 9780813588421; $28.95 ebook ISBN 9780813588445

Women at Imperial College: Past, Present and Future, by Barrett Anne. World Scientific, Mar. 2017. Price not yet set ISBN 9781786342621; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781786342638


African Women: Early History to the 21st Century, by Kathleen Sheldon. Indiana, May 2017. $85.00 ISBN 9780253027160; $40.00 pbk ISBN 9780253027221; $39.99 ebook ISBN 9780253027313

America’s Best Female Sharpshooter: The Rise and Fall of Lillian Frances Smith, by Julia Bricklin. Oklahoma, May 2017. $24.95 ISBN 9780806156330

American Girls and Global Responsibility: A New Relation to the World during the Early Cold War, by Jennifer Helgren. Rutgers, Apr. 2017. $59.95 ISBN 9780813575797; $59.95 ebook ISBN 9780813575810

The Century of Women, by Maria Bucur-Deckard. Rowman & Littlefield, Oct. 2017. $75.00 ISBN not yet set

Defining Documents in American History: Dissent & Protest (1637–2016)Salem, Mar. 2017. $295.00 pbk ISBN 9781682172896; $295.00 ebook ISBN 9781682172902

An Extraordinary Ordinary Woman: The Journal of Phebe Orvis, 1820–1830, by Susan M. Ouellette. SUNY, Jun. 2017. $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781438464961; $29.95 ebook ISBN 9781438464978

Great Lives from History: American WomenSalem, Mar. 2017. $395.00 pbk ISBN 9781619259447; $395.00 ebook ISBN 9781619259454

Gertrude Weil: Jewish Progressive in the New South, by Leonard Rogoff. North Carolina, Apr. 2017. $35.00 ISBN 9781469630793

A House Full of Daughters: A Memoir of Seven Generations, by Juliet Nicolson. Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, Jun. 2017. $16.00 ISBN 9780374536985

Lola’s House: Survivors of Wartime Rape Camps, by M. Evelina Galang. Northwestern, Sep. 2017. $18.95 ISBN 9780810135864

Never Caught: The Story of Ona Judge, the Washingtons’ Runaway Slave, by Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Atria, Feb. 2017. $25 ISBN 9781501126390; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781501126437

Women and Evacuation in the Second World War: Femininity, Domesticity, and Motherhood, by Maggie Andrews. Bloomsbury, Feb. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9781441140685

Women and the French Army during the World Wars, 1914–1940, by Andrew Orr. Indiana, May 2017. $75.00 ISBN 9780253026309; $30.00 pbk ISBN 9780253026774; $29.99 ebook ISBN 9780253026781

Women in the World of Frederick Douglass, by Leigh Katherine Fought. Oxford, May 2017. $29.95 ISBN 9780199782376

Women, Warfare, and Representation: American Servicewomen in the Twentieth Century, by Emerald Archer. Bloomsbury, Mar. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9781474238038

Political Science & Law

Critically Sovereign: Indigenous Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, ed. by Joanne Barker. Duke, Apr. 2017e. $89.95e ISBN 9780822363392; $24.95e pbk ISBN 9780822363651; $89.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373162

Demanding Justice and Security: Indigenous Women and Legal Pluralities in Latin America, by Rachel Sieder. Rutgers, Jun. 2017. $95.00 ISBN 9780813587936; $34.95 pbk ISBN 9780813587929; $34.95 ebook ISBN 9780813587943

First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home, by Jill Abraham Hummer. Kansas, Mar. 2017. $29.95e ISBN 9780700623808; $29.95e ebook ISBN 9780700623815

In the Name of Women’s Rights: The Rise of Femonationalism, by Sara R. Farris. Duke, Apr. 2017e. $89.95e ISBN 9780822369608; $24.95e pbk ISBN 9780822369745; $89.95e ebook ISBN 9780822372929

The Pink Tide: Media Access and Political Power in Latin America, ed. by Lee Artz. Rowman & Littlefield, Mar. 2017. $135.00 ISBN not yet set

The Political Life of Mary Kaldor: Ideas and Action in International Relations, by Melinda Rankin. Lynne Rienner, Mar. 2017e. $75.00e ISBN 9781626375932

Politics with Beauvoir: Freedom in the Encounter, by Lori Jo Marso. Duke, Aug. 2017e. $94.95e ISBN 9780822369554; $26.95e pbk ISBN 9780822369707; $94.95e ebook ISBN 9780822372844

Rwandan Women Rising, by Swanee Hunt. Duke, May 2017e. $34.95e ISBN 9780822362579; $34.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373568

Sex Scandals, Gender, and Power in Contemporary American Politics, by Hinda Mandell. Praeger, Apr. 2017. $46.00 ISBN 9781440843273; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781440843280

Towards Gendering Institutionalism: Equality in Europe, ed. by Heather MacRae and Elaine Weiner. Rowman & Littlefield, May 2017. $120.00 ISBN not yet set

Understanding How Women Vote: Gender Identity and Political Choices, by Kelly L. Winfrey. Praeger, Mar. 2017e. $60.00 ISBN 9781440840302; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781440840319

Women as Republican Party Activists, Candidates, and Legislators, ed. by Malliga Och and Shauna L. Shames. Praeger, Sep. 2017. $60.00e ISBN 9781440851629; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781440851636

Women in Africa: Politics and Power, by Judith Van Allen. Rowman & Littlefield, Oct. 2017. $75.00 ISBN not yet set

Women’s Antiwar Diplomacy during the Vietnam War Era, by Jessica M. Frazier. North Carolina, Mar. 2017. $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781469631790


Beauty Sick: How the Cultural Obsession with Appearance Hurts Girls and Women, by Renee Engeln. HarperCollins, Apr. 2017. $26.99 ISBN 9780062469779; $21.99 ebook ISBN 9780062469793

Consumptive Chic: A History of Fashion, Beauty, and Disease, by Carolyn Day. Bloomsbury, Oct. 2017. $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781350009370; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781350009394

De-militarizing Masculinities in the Age of Empire, by Simona Sharoni. Rowman & Littlefield, Jul. 2017. $125.00 ISBN not yet set

Flâneuse: Wanderers, Walkers, Outliers, Travelers, by Lauren Elkin. Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, Feb. 2017. $26.00 ISBN 9780374156046

Food, Masculinities, and Home: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, ed. by Michelle Szabo and Shelley Koch. Bloomsbury, May 2017. $104.00 ISBN 9781474262323; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781474262347

Free Women, Free Men: Sex, Gender, and Feminism, by Camille Paglia. Pantheon, Mar. 2017. $25.00 ISBN 9780375424779; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781101871812

Gaming Representation: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Video Games, ed. by Jennifer Malkowski and TreaAndrea M. Russworm. Indiana, Jul. 2017. $90.00 ISBN 9780253025739; $38.00 pbk ISBN 9780253026477; $37.99 ebook ISBN 9780253026606

Gender and Food: A Critical Look at the Food System, by Shelley Koch. Rowman & Littlefield, Aug. 2017. $80.00 ISBN not yet set

Gender and Informal Institutions, ed. by Georgina Waylen. Rowman & Littlefield, Apr. 2017. $120.00 ISBN not yet set

Gender and Mobility: A Critical Introduction, by Elina Penttinen and Anitta Kynsilehto. Rowman & Littlefield, Jun. 2017. $120.00 ISBN not yet set

Historicizing Post-Discourses: Postfeminism and Postracialism in United States Culture, by Tanya Ann Kennedy. SUNY, Mar. 2017. $85.00 ISBN 9781438464770; $85.00 ebook ISBN 9781438464794

Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray, by Messina Rosenberg. Oxford, Apr. 2017. $29.95 ISBN 9780190656454

Manufacturing Urgency: The Development Industry and Violence against Women, by Corinne L. Mason. Regina, Mar. 2017. $29.95 pbk ISBN 9780889774711; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780889774735

Mothering through Precarity: Women’s Work and Digital Media, by Julie A. Wilson and Emily Chivers Yochim. Duke, Mar. 2017e. $84.95e ISBN 9780822363361; $23.95e pbk ISBN 9780822363477; $84.95e ebook ISBN 9780822373193

Paths to Fulfillment, by Ruthellen Josselson. Oxford, Jun. 2017. $29.95 ISBN 9780190250393

Reference Shelf: LGBTQ in the 21st CenturyH.W. Wilson, Oct. 2017. $75.00 pbk ISBN 9781682174555

Sexuality and Gender at Home: Experience, Politics, Transgression, ed. by Brent Pilkey et al. Bloomsbury, May 2017. $104.00 ISBN 9781474239622; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781474239646

WE: A Manifesto for Modern Women, by Gillian Anderson and Jennifer Nadel. Atria, Mar. 2017. $24.99 ISBN 9781501126277; price not yet set ebook ISBN 9781501126291

When the Girls Come Out to Play: Teenage Working-Class Girls’ Leisure between the Wars, by Katharine Milcoy. Bloomsbury, Apr. 2017. $112.00 ISBN 9781474279598; $29.95 pbk ISBN 9781474279581

Women, Insecurity, and Violence in a Post-9/11 World, by Bronwyn Winter. Syracuse, Mar. 2017e. $70.00 ISBN 9780815635024; $39.95 pbk ISBN 9780815635253; Price not yet set ebook ISBN 9780815654025