ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: March 8, 2017
With intolerance and inequality increasingly normalised by the day, it’s more important than ever to share real experiences and hold the truth to account in the midst of sensationalism and international political turmoil. Nasty Women is a collection of essays, interviews and accounts on what it is to be a woman in the 21st century. Punk, pressure, politics, people – from working class experience to racial divides in Trump’s America, being a child of immigrants, to sexual assault, Brexit, pregnancy, contraception, identity, family, finding a voice online, role models and more, Laura Jane Grace of Against Me!, Zeba Talkhani, Chitra Ramaswamy are just a few of the incredible women who share their experience here. Keep telling your stories and tell them loud.
Contributors include: Ren Aldridge, Sim Bajwa, Sasha de Buyl-Pisco, Rowan C. Clarke, Kristy Diaz, Claire L. Heuchan, Elise Hines, Becca Inglis, Nadine Aisha Jassat, Jonatha Kottler, Laura Lam, Jen McGregor, Katie Muriel, Christina Neuwirth, Belle Owen, Joelle A. Owusu, Chitra Ramaswamy, Mel Reeve, Zeba Talkhani, Alice Tarbuck, Laura Waddell and Kaite Welsh.