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Summer Reading: Welcome to Gilead!

From the tv series The Handmaid's Tale are three three-quarter profiles of Offred, Ruby, and Ofwarren

Looking for a good book? Trying to get a grip on what on earth the mainland is doing?  Here’s our list of suggestions from the JABSOM and wider UH library collections. You can place a hold on any copy and select the Health Science library for pickup!

Scarlet A: The Ethics, Law & Politics of Ordinary Abortion by Katie Watson

Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual Movement by Nadya Okamoto 

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture by Roxane Gay ed.

Her Body and Other Parties: Short Stories by Carmen Maria Machado

Fascism: A Warning by Madeleine Albright

How Fascism Works: the Politics of Us and Them by Jason Stanley

White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo

Carved by hand on a wall is the pseudo-Latin phrase: Nolite te bastardes carborundorum