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Third Wave/ New/ DIY Feminisms: Books, Articles, Websites


Barbara Smith (ed), Home Girls: A Black Feminist Anthology. New York: Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press, 1983.

Rebecca Walker (ed), To Be Real: Telling the Truth and Changing the Face of Feminism , New York: Anchor, 1995.

Barbara Findlen (ed), Listen Up: Voices From The Next Feminist Generation , Seattle: Seal Press, 1995.

Kathy Bail (ed), DIY Feminism , St Leonards: Allen and Unwin, 1996.

Leslie Heywood and Jennifer Drake (eds), Third Wave Agenda: Being Feminist, Doing Feminism, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997.

Ann Brooks, Postfeminisms: Feminism, Cultural Theory and Cultural Forms. New York: Routledg, 1997.

Anette Baldauf and Katharina Weingartner (eds), Lips, Tits, Hits, Power? Popkulter und Feminismus. Vienna: Folio, 1998 [in German].

Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards, Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism and the Future, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000.

Daisy Hernandez and Bushra Rehman (eds), Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today's Feminism . New York: Seal Press, 2002.

Rory Dicker and Alison Piepmeier (eds), Catching a Wave: Reclaiming Feminism for the 21st Century , Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2003.

Anita Harris (ed), All about the Girl: Culture, Power, and Identity. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Anita Harris, Future Girl: Young Women in the Twenty-First Century. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Astrid Henry, Not My Mother's Sister: Generational Conflict and Third-Wave Feminism , Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004.

Vivien Labaton and Dawn Lundy Martin (eds), The Fire This Time: Young Activists and the New Feminism. New York: Anchor Books, 2004.

Jo Reger (ed), Different Wavelengths: Studies of the Contemporary Women's Movement . London: Routledge, 2005.

Amy Spencer, DIY: The Rise of Lo-Fi Culture . London: Marion Boyars, 2005.

Patricia Hill Collins, From Black Power to Hip Hop: Racism, Nationalism, and Feminism. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006.

Melody Berger (ed), We Don't Need Another Wave: Dispatches from the Next Generation of Feminists , Emeryville: Seal Press, 2006.

Leslie Heywood (ed), The women’s movement today: An encyclopedia of third wave feminism . Vol. 1 and 2. Westport: Greenwood, 2006.

Stacy Gillis, Gillian Howie and Rebecca Munford (eds), Third Wave Feminism: A Critical Exploration ,2nd ed., Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Sonja Eismann (ed), Hot Topic: Popfeminismus heute . (Place of publication?): Ventil Verlag, 2007 [in German]

Deborah Siegel,Sisterhood, Interrupted: From Radical Women to Grrls Gone Wild. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Yvonne Tasker and Diane Negra (eds), Interrogating Postfeminism: Gender and the Politics of Popular Culture. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007.

Merri Lisa Johnson (ed), Third Wave Feminism and Television: Jane Puts It in a Box. New York: I.B.Tauris, 2007.

Anita Harris (ed), Next Wave Cultures: Feminism, Subcultures, Activism. New York: Routledge, 2007.

Marina Gržinić and Rosa Reitsamer (eds), New Feminism: Worlds of Feminism, Queer and Networking Conditions, Vienna: Löcker, 2008.

Regina Andrea Bernard, Black and Brown Waves: The Cultural Politics of Young Women of Color and Feminism. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers, 2009.

Daniela Gronold, Brigitte Hipfl and Linda Lund Pederson (eds), Teaching with the Third Wave. New Feminists' Explorations of Teaching and Institutional Contexts , forthcoming. See

Shelly Budgeon, "Emergent Feminist (?) Identities: Young Women and the Practice of Micropolitics", European Journal of Women's Studies, 8(1), 2001, pp.////.

Natasha Pinterics, "Riding the Feminist Waves: In with the Third?", in 'Young Women: Feminists, Activists, Grrrls', Canadian Women's Studies (Special Issue), 20/21 (4/1), 2001, pp.15-21.

Ania Harris, "Not Drowning or Waving: Young Feminism and the Limits of the Third Wave Debate". Outskirts. May 2001. Available:

Kimberly Springer, "Third Wave Black Feminism?", Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 27(4), 2002, pp.1059-1082.

Doreen Piano, "Resisting Subjects: DIY Feminism and the Politics of Style in Subcultural Production", in David Muggleton and Rupert Weinzierl (eds) The Post-Subcultures Reader. Oxford, New York: Berg Press, 2003, pp. 253-265.

Agnieszka Graff, "Lost Between the Waves? The Paradoxes of Feminist Chronology and Activism in Contemporary Poland", Journal of International Women's Studies, 4(2), 2003, pp.100-116.

Stacey Gillis and Rebecca Munford (eds), "Genealogies and Generations: the politics and praxis of third wave feminism", Women's History Review, 13(2), 2004, pp.165-182.

Heather Hewett, "Talkin' 'bout a Revolution: Building a Mother's Movement in the Third Wave", Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering, 8(1/2), 2006, pp.///.

Andrea Smith, "Without Bureaucracy, Beyond Inclusion: Re-Centering Feminism", Left Turn , 01 June 2006. Available here:

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