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This Is Susan Griffin, Hear Her Roar

The pioneering ecofeminist and Woman and Nature author discusses her book and today's discriminatory climate.

By Early Bird Books Staff

11 Quotes to Inspire Readers and Writers

Let these words of wisdom from Pat Conroy, William Styron, Natalie Goldberg, and others inspire you to finish that book.

By Noomie Tiwutanond

Gloria Steinem on Exterminate All The Brutes

Author Sven Lindqvist takes readers on historical journey across the Sahara Desert and the African continent.

By Gloria Steinem

The Mermaid and the Minotaur: “The Uncle Tom’s Cabin of Men Raising Children”

Gloria Steinem reflects on Dorothy Dinnerstein's feminist classic and gender equality in early societies.

By Gloria Steinem

Still on the Edge: Gloria Steinem Explores the Marge Piercy Classic

Gloria Steinem discusses the continued importance of Marge Piercy's sci-fi classic, Woman on the Edge of Time.

By Gloria Steinem

The Sacred Hoop: “Patriarchy is Neither Universal Nor Inevitable”

Paula Gunn Allen, a Native American activist, offers hope for the future in The Sacred Hoop, says Gloria Steinem.

By Gloria Steinem

The Handmaid’s Tale: A Warning About Patriarchy and Power

Gloria Steinem on how Margaret Atwood's classic shows the significance of reproductive freedom.

By Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem on the Many Reasons to Read The Group

How Mary McCarthy's classic can be read as an indicator of change—or the lack of it.

By Gloria Steinem

Who’s Your Literary Animal Sidekick?

Take our quiz to find out which cuddly book character you should keep as a pet.

By Molli Carlson

Gloria Steinem Discusses Sex & World Peace

Valerie Hudson's critical book shows how violence against women is a proxy for nationwide violence.

By Gloria Steinem

Test Your Bookish IQ with a Literary Quiz

No doubt you’ve read these seven classic bestsellers . . . but do you know the trivia behind each title?

By Matthew Blackburn

The Nature of Jean Craighead George

Honor the spirit of Earth Day by celebrating the renowned children’s book author and environmentalist.

By Molli Carlson

Quiz: Which Sci Fi Character Would You Be in an Apocalypse?

When zombies, nuclear fallout, or World War III strikes, how will you handle the pressure? Take our apocalypse quiz to find out.

By Kat Sherbo

Forever Relevant: Robin Morgan's The Demon Lover

Gloria Steinem discusses the lasting impact of Robin Morgan's political classic on terrorism.

By Gloria Steinem

“Monster” by Robin Morgan: The Anthem of the Women’s Movement

In 1972, this electrifying poem inspired women everywhere to take a stand in the fight for equality.

By Early Bird Books Staff

Our 9 Favorite Episodes of the New Yorker Fiction Podcast

Every month, renowned authors pick a story from the magazine’s archives to read aloud and discuss—with hilarious results.

By Alexandra Carver

“The only source of knowledge is experience”

Mystery authors who draw on their own life experiences

By Emma Pulitzer

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