Women’s History Month 2023

A selection of powerful books highlighting women’s accomplishments and influence—featuring trailblazers in literature, art, science, politics, and more.

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Woman

The American History of an Idea

Lillian Faderman

Paperback

$25.00

Radical Vision

A Biography of Lorraine Hansberry

Soyica Diggs Colbert

Paperback

$18.00

Domina

The Women Who Made Imperial Rome

Guy de la Bedoyere

Paperback

$20.00

Howardena Pindell

Reclaiming Abstraction

Sarah Louise Cowan

Hardcover

$60.00

Women of Abstract Expressionism

Joan Marter, Gwen F. Chanzit, Robert Hobbs, Ellen G. Landau, Susan Landauer, Irving Sandler

Hardcover

$65.00

Traitor, Survivor, Icon

The Legacy of La Malinche

Victoria I. Lyall, Terezita Romo, Karen Cordero, Sandra Messinger Cypess, Ines Hernandez-Avila, Camilla Townsend, Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Charlene Villasenor Black, Emmanuel Ortega, Lisa Sousa, Luis Vargas-Santiago

Hardcover

$50.00

Joan Mitchell

Sarah Roberts, Katy Siegel, Paul Auster, Gisele Barreau, Eric de Chassey, Jennifer Hickey, David Reed, Eileen Myles, Richard Shiff, Joyce Pensato, Jenni Quilter

Hardcover

$65.00

Georgia O'Keeffe, Photographer

Lisa Volpe, Ariel Plotek

Hardcover

$50.00

Yield

The Journal of an Artist

Anne Truitt, Alexandra Truitt, Rachel Kushner

Hardcover

$26.00

The Bonds of Womanhood

"Woman's Sphere" in New England, 1780-1835

Nancy F. Cott

Paperback

$20.00

Devotion

Patti Smith

Hardcover

$15.95

From Sarah to Sydney

The Woman Behind All-of-a-Kind Family

June Cummins, Alexandra Dunietz

Hardcover

$35.00

Louise Bourgeois

Paintings

Clare Davies, Briony Fer

Hardcover

$45.00

Carolee Schneemann

Body Politics

Lotte Johnson, Chris Bayley, Jo Applin, Karen Di Franco, Jennifer Doyle, Elena Gorfinkel, Alison Green, Emily LaBarge, Thomas (T.) Jean Lax, Eileen Myles, Melissa Ragona, Amy Sillman, Kenneth White

Hardcover

$50.00

Women Artists in Paris, 1850-1900

Laurence Madeline, Bridget Alsdorf, Jane R. Becker, Joëlle Bolloch, Vibeke Waallann Hansen, Richard Kendall

Hardcover

$70.00

Artful Subversion

Empress Dowager Cixi's Image Making

Ying-chen Peng

Hardcover

$50.00

A Revolution on Canvas

The Rise of Women Artists in Britain and France, 1760-1830

Paris Spies-Gans

Hardcover

$55.00

Jane Austen

A Brief Life

Fiona Stafford

Paperback

$12.95

Sister Citizen

Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America

Melissa V. Harris-Perry

Paperback

$18.00

Calamity

The Many Lives of Calamity Jane

Karen R. Jones

Hardcover

$28.00

Minerva's French Sisters

Women of Science in Enlightenment France

Nina Rattner Gelbart

Hardcover

$40.00

Empress

Queen Victoria and India

Miles Taylor

Paperback

$20.00

Niki de Saint Phalle in the 1960s

Jill Dawsey, Michelle White, Amelia Jones, Alena J Williams, Ariana Reines, Kyla McDonald, Molly Everett

Hardcover

$50.00

The Women’s Khutbah Book

Contemporary Sermons on Spirituality and Justice from around the World

Sa’diyya Shaikh, Fatima Seedat

Hardcover

$35.00

A Good and Dignified Life

The Political Advice of Hannah Arendt and Rosa Luxemburg

Joke J Hermsen, Brendan Monaghan

Hardcover

$20.00

The Woman Reader

Belinda Jack

Paperback

$22.00

The Grounding of Modern Feminism

Nancy F. Cott

Paperback

$33.00

Barbra Streisand

Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power

Neal Gabler

Paperback

$15.00

Sarah

The Life of Sarah Bernhardt

Robert Gottlieb

Paperback

$16.00

Peggy Guggenheim

The Shock of the Modern

Francine Prose

Paperback

$16.00

Emma Goldman

Revolution as a Way of Life

Vivian Gornick

Paperback

$17.95

Lillian Hellman

An Imperious Life

Dorothy Gallagher

Hardcover

$26.00

Ruth

A Migrant’s Tale

Ilana Pardes

Hardcover

$26.00

Marie-Antoinette

The Making of a French Queen

John Hardman

Paperback

$20.00

Claretta

Mussolini's Last Lover

R. J. B. Bosworth

Paperback

$20.00

Bessie

Chris Albertson

Paperback

$34.00

Two Lives

Gertrude and Alice

Janet Malcolm

Paperback

$13.95

The Dance Claimed Me

A Biography of Pearl Primus

Peggy Schwartz, Murray Schwartz

Paperback

$28.00

Louisa Catherine

The Other Mrs. Adams

Margery M. Heffron, David L. Michelmore

Paperback

$28.00

Sarah Osborn's World

The Rise of Evangelical Christianity in Early America

Catherine A. Brekus

Paperback

$33.00

Astrid Lindgren

The Woman Behind Pippi Longstocking

Jens Andersen, Caroline Waight

Hardcover

$32.00

$33.00

Matilda

Empress, Queen, Warrior

Catherine Hanley

Paperback

$22.00

Eliza Lucas Pinckney

An Independent Woman in the Age of Revolution

Lorri Glover

Hardcover

$38.00

The Life of Christina of Hane

Christina of Hane, Racha Kirakosian

Hardcover

$30.00

The Capital of Free Women

Race, Legitimacy, and Liberty in Colonial Mexico

Danielle Terrazas Williams

Hardcover

$65.00