Books

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Chronicles of a Radical Hag

The following is excerpted from Lorna Landvik’s 2019 novel “Chronicles of a Radical Hag (With Recipes).” Throughout the book, Landvik

  • 01/26/2020
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An Unknown Origin Story

On a January day in 2001, my mother and I sat together in the Gale Family Library at the Minnesota

  • 12/23/2019
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Of Mirrors and Windows

“If [children] see only reflections of themselves, they will grow up with an exaggerated sense of their own importance and value in the world. A dangerous ethnocentrism.”

  • 11/26/2019
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The Storytellers of Turtle Island

As a child, I read everything from Superman comics to “Little Women,” absorbing without question whatever these writers had to

  • 10/27/2019
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Motivational Reads

“Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good,” by adrienne maree brown How do we make social justice a pleasurable path

  • 09/25/2019
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Favorite Reads

submitted by Minnesota Women’s Press Under 30 team “We Are Never Meeting in Real Life” by Samantha IrbyWhen I came

  • 08/24/2019
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A New World Dawning

In “Collapse: Dreaming Another World,” a memoir by Minneapolis attorney-turned-Jungian-analyst Medora Woods, she reflects on whether catastrophic events of late

  • 06/01/2019
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Inspiring the Adventurer

In a recent visit to the Twin Cities, National Geographic adventurer Erika Bergman, a submarine pilot, and author Trudi Trueit

  • 05/01/2019
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My Grandmother Eugenie Anderson

Eugenie Moore Anderson achieved historic diplomatic status when President Truman appointed her in 1949 to be the first woman Ambassador

  • 03/01/2019
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Shannon Gibney: Talking About Race

High school student and Minnesota Women’s Press contributor Alyssa Story interviewed Shannon Gibney, author of “Dream Country,” as part of our

  • 03/01/2019