National Women’s Studies Association

Welcome to our virtual National Women’s Studies Association booth, where we’ve collected our new books and conference discount to share with you during this year’s virtual meeting.

 

We are pleased to offer NWSA members a 30% discount on all orders placed through December 31. Enter promo code W21NWSA at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are still eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Larin McLaughlin, Editorial Director

Critical ethnic studies; American studies; Asian American studies; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Native and Indigenous studies; visual culture

 

Mike Baccam, Acquisitions Editor

Asian American studies, western US history, critical ethnic studies

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

New in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Making Livable Worlds

Making Livable Worlds

Afro-Puerto Rican Women Building Environmental Justice

Hilda Lloréns

$30.00

Paperback

224 Pages

Love Your Asian Body

Love Your Asian Body

AIDS Activism in Los Angeles

Eric C. Wat

$29.95

Paperback

304 Pages

The Borders of AIDS

The Borders of AIDS

Race, Quarantine, and Resistance

Karma R. Chávez, Piya Chatterjee

$25.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Feminista Frequencies

Feminista Frequencies

Community Building through Radio in the Yakima Valley

Monica De La Torre, Piya Chatterjee

$27.95

Paperback

192 Pages

Racial Erotics

Racial Erotics

Gay Men of Color, Sexual Racism, and the Politics of Desire

C. Winter Han

$30.00

Paperback

248 Pages

Painful Beauty

Painful Beauty

Tlingit Women, Beadwork, and the Art of Resilience

Megan A. Smetzer

$39.95

Hardcover

240 Pages

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Janice Mirikitani, Juliana Chang

$24.95

Paperback

272 Pages

Reproductive Politics and the Making of Modern India

Reproductive Politics and the Making of Modern India

Mytheli Sreenivas

$30.00

Paperback

284 Pages

Arranged Companions

Arranged Companions

Marriage and Intimacy in Qing China

Weijing Lu

$30.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Building Movements for Liberation

Diane C. Fujino, Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

$30.00

Paperback

358 Pages

Bad Dog

Bad Dog

Pit Bull Politics and Multispecies Justice

Harlan Weaver, Banu Subramaniam, Rebecca Herzig

$30.00

Paperback

240 Pages

Louisiana Creole Peoplehood

Louisiana Creole Peoplehood

Afro-Indigeneity and Community

Rain Prud'homme-Cranford, Darryl Barthé, Andrew J. Jolivétte

$30.00

Paperback

264 Pages

A Fashionable Century

A Fashionable Century

Textile Artistry and Commerce in the Late Qing

Rachel Silberstein

$65.00

Hardcover

296 Pages

Making Kantha, Making Home

Making Kantha, Making Home

Women at Work in Colonial Bengal

Pika Ghosh, Padma Kaimal, K. Sivaramakrishnan, Anand A. Yang

$65.00

Hardcover

284 Pages

Unruly Figures

Unruly Figures

Queerness, Sex Work, and the Politics of Sexuality in Kerala

Navaneetha Mokkil, Piya Chatterjee

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages

Nisei Radicals

Nisei Radicals

The Feminist Poetics and Transformative Ministry of Mitsuye Yamada and Michael Yasutake

Diane C. Fujino

$29.95

Paperback

272 Pages