By Roxane Gay

ISBN-10: 0062413511

ISBN-13: 9780062413512

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ISBN-13: 9780062851468

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New York Times Bestseller

Edited and with an creation through Roxane homosexual, the New York Times bestselling and deeply liked writer of Bad Feminist and Hunger, this anthology of first-person essays tackles rape, attack, and harassment head-on.

Vogue, “10 of the main expected Books of Spring 2018” * Harper’s Bazaar, “10 New Books so as to add for your interpreting record in 2018” * Elle, “21 Books We’re such a lot Excited to learn in 2018” * Boston Globe, “25 books we can’t wait to learn in 2018” * Huffington publish, “60 Books We Can’t Wait to learn in 2018” * hi Giggles, “19 Books We Can’t Wait to learn in 2018” * Buzzfeed, “33 most enjoyable New Books of 2018”

In this precious and revealing anthology, cultural critic and bestselling writer Roxane homosexual collects unique and formerly released items that deal with what it capacity to stay in a global the place girls need to degree the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, and the place they're “routinely second-guessed, blown off, discredited, denigrated, besmirched, belittled, patronized, mocked, shamed, gaslit, insulted, bullied” for talking out. Contributions contain essays from proven and up-and-coming writers, performers, and critics, together with actors best friend Sheedy and Gabrielle Union and writers Amy Jo Burns, Lyz Lenz, Claire Schwartz, and Bob Shacochis. overlaying quite a lot of subject matters and studies, from an exploration of the rape epidemic embedded within the refugee situation to first-person bills of kid molestation, this assortment is usually deeply own and is often unflinchingly sincere. Like Rebecca Solnit’s Men clarify issues to Me, Not That Bad will resonate with each reader, asserting “something in totality that we won't say alone.”

Searing and heartbreakingly candid, this provocative assortment either displays the realm we are living in and provides a decision to palms insisting that “not that undesirable” needs to now not be more than enough.

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