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Cupcakes and kalashnikovs : 100 years of the best journalism by women

Author: Eleanor Mills; Kira Cochrane
Publisher: London : Constable, 2005.
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A collection of the most influential, controversial and entertaining work by the best women in the business.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cupcakes and kalashnikovs.
London : Constable, 2005
(OCoLC)607579373
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Mills; Kira Cochrane
ISBN: 1845291654 9781845291655
OCLC Number: 60741485
Description: xx, 364 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / Naomi Wolf --
'The promoters of the war mania' / Emma Goldman --
Report from the Spanish Civil War / Nancy Cunard --
On surviving the London blitz / Helen Kirkpatrick --
'Dachau' / Martha Gellhorn --
On the American invasion of Inchon, Korea / Marguerite Higgins --
'Report from Vietnam : I. : the home program' / Mary McCarthy --
'Mountainsides of hell' / Julie Flint --
'Regarding the torture of others' / Susan Sontag --
'The rebel on the hearth' / Evelyn Sharp --
'Mother-worship' / Crystal Eastman --
'Forty --
when the baby was born' / Maddy Vegtel --
'I sing while I cook' / Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings --
'My day' / Eleanor Roosevelt --
'Letter writing in wartime' / Daphne du Maurier --
'Learning to be a widow' / Mary Stott --
'Notes from a maternity ward' / Angela Carter --
'Before I say goodbye' / Ruth Picardie --
'AmandaBright@home' / Danielle Crittenden --
'My brave, wounded new world' / Sarah Baxter --
'Thank God I let my baby live' / India Knight --
'Ten days in a madhouse' / Nellie Bly --
'The war in Passaic' / Mary Heaton Vorse --
'That summer I left childhood was white' / Audre Lorde --
'The English aristocracy' / Nancy Mitford --
'A Watergate diary' / Elizabeth Drew --
'The right to life : what can the white man...say to the black woman?' / Alice Walker --
Report on the fall of the Berlin Wall / Ann Leslie --
'Hillary's husband re-elected : the Clinton marriage of politics and power' / Erica Jong --
'Nickel-and-dimed : on (not) getting by in America' / Barbara Ehrenreich --
'Putting her best face on a murky business' / Eleanor Mills --
'Everybody wins, and all must have prizes' / Melanie Phillips --
'The Arafat I knew' / Marie Colvin --
'How it feels to be forcibly fed' / Djuna Barnes --
'Human suffrage' / Sylvia Pankhurst --
'Should married women work?' / Alfred Sidgwick --
'Woman talking to men' / Mary Stott --
'The bitch manifesto' / Joreen Freeman --
'Why I want a wife' / Judy Syfers --
'The women at Houston' / Betty Friedan --
'The post-feminist woman --
is she perhaps more oppressed than ever?' / Erica Jong --
'The feminine mystique' / Pauline Kael --
'Sex and the sisters' / Naomi Wolf --
'My double life : Kalashnikovs and cupcakes' / Christina Lamb --
'Justice at night' / Martha Gellhorn --
On the Nuremburg trials / Rebecca West --
'Torture in Chile' / Rose Styron --
'Trouble in the Boys' Club' / Anne Tyler --
'Can I get a witness?' / June Jordan --
'On the murder of James Bulger' / Gitta Sereny --
'Holly and Jessica --
we'll never know' / Nicci Gerrard --
'They don't see it as rape : they just see it as pleasure for them' / Rose George --
'The social aspects of birth control' / Emma Goldman --
Interview : Tallulah Bankhead / Gladys Hall --
'On self-respect' / Joan Didion --
'Sluts I' / Katharine Whitehorn --
'Feminists and the right to be ugly' / Jill Tweedie --
'If this is sex, I'm glad I'm English' / Jilly Cooper --
'Fat is ugly' / Angela Carter --
'Fabulously fat' / Erin Pizzey --
'Bridget Jones's diary' / Helen Fielding --
'Through the pain barrier' / Andrea Dworkin --
'What became of the flappers?' / Zelda Fitzgerald --
'Poor, immortal Isadora' / Dorothy Parker --
'Jacqueline Kennedy' / Katherine Anne Porter --
'The iron butterfly : Helen Gurley Brown' / Catherine Stott --
'Georgia O'Keeffe' / Joan Didion --
'Diana Regina' / Camille Paglia --
'Net prophet' / Lesley White --
'You know, I'm not everybody's cup of tea!' / Lynn Barber --
'Slimeballs always hate a strong woman' / Julie Burchill.
Other Titles: 100 years of the best journalism by women
One hundred years of the best journalism by women
Responsibility: edited by Eleanor Mills with Kira Cochrane.

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