Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture by Roxane Gay (editor) A searing collection of new and previously published first-person accounts written by a diverse group of sexual assault survivors.
Featuring essays written by actors Ally Sheedy and Gabrielle Union and writers Amy Jo Burns, Lyz Lenz, and Claire Schwartz.
See What Can Be Done: Essays, Criticism, and Commentary by Lorrie MooreA collection of musings -- 66 in total -- written by fiction author Lorrie Moore (Bark: Stories) from 1983-2017 and covering art, culture, and politics.
Topics include the work of Margaret Atwood and Nora Ephron; the O.J. Simpson verdict; the 1992 presidential debates.
The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease by Meredith WadmanThe development of the first polio, rubella, and rabies vaccines in the 1960s and '70s paved the way for political scheming, ethical quandaries, and destructive rivalries, as scientists on the forefront of discovery sought to make newer, better vaccines -- often at the expense of their human test subjects.
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