Introducing:  MASsiVe

Winner of the Stan Getz Library's Student Club Display Contest

Learn more about this student club at: http://www.facebook.com/berkleeMASsiVe

Books on Display:

Women, Gender, and Human Rights: A Global Perspective

HQ1236 .W5825 2001

Women and Human Rights is the first collection of essays to encompass a global perspective on women and a wide range of issues, including political and domestic violence, education, literacy, and reproductive rights.

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A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer

HV6250.4 .W65 M46 2007

A selection of original writings and illuminating essays documents the continuing problem of violence against women in works by Alice Walker, Michael Cunningham, Kathy Najimy, Jane Fonda, Maya Angelou, Edwidge Danticat, Sharon Olds, and many more.

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Self-Made Man: One Woman's Year Disguised as a Man

HQ1075 .V546 2006

Norah Vincent became an instant media sensation with the publication of Self-Made Man, her take on just how hard it is to be a man, even in a man’s world. Following in the tradition of John Howard Griffin (Black Like Me), Norah spent a year and a half disguised as her male alter ego, Ned, exploring what men are like when women aren’t around.

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Word Warriors: 35 Women Leaders in the Spoken Word Revolution

PS589 .W67 2007

Female spoken word artists have become the spokeswomen for a new generation. This demanding oral poetry of the early 21st century has defined a vanguard of lithely muscled voices; women who think and act decisively to create their distinctive and desperately earned realities. The combination of the eminent slam movement and the upsurge of bold underground feminism has created a unique pool of women who verbally challenge society on all fronts.

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Disciplining Gender: Rhetorics of Sex Identity in Contemporary U.S. Culture

HQ 1075 .S576 2004

An expert on the rhetoric of the mass media, John M. Sloop has written several books on how the spoken and written word can influence political and cultural debate. In Disciplining Gender, he turns his attention to a topic that has attracted widespread public discussion--the treatment of gender ambiguity in American culture.

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CDs and Scores on Display:

Velvet Rope
by Janet Jackson
CD 11879

  DVDs on Display:

Call + Response
DVD 4085

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