Sherman Alexie Wins 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award

Congratulations to Sherman Alexie, who won the 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction for War Dances. The other finalists were: Barbara Kingslover, The Lacuna Lorraine M. Lopez, Homicide Survivors Picnic and Other Stories Lorrie Moore, A Gate at the Stairs Colson Whitehead, Sag Harbor

2010 Amelia Bloomer List

The Amelia Bloomer Project has released the 2010 Amelia Bloomer list of the best feminist books for readers ages birth through 18. I’m glad to see Yes Means Yes! : visions of female sexual power & a world without rape made the list.  It’s a great book (and one I’ll be re-reading next month).  AnotherContinue reading “2010 Amelia Bloomer List”