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It’s Only Blood
Shattering the Taboo of Menstruation
Anna Dahlqvist
Translated by Alice Olsson
“It’s Only Blood is intimate, provocative, and often funny, shattering the stigma of menstruation.”—Foreword Reviews
 
“A wide-ranging exploration of the enduring taboos surrounding menstruation, taking the author around the globe. What she uncovers in this provocative and insightful book will make us forever rethink our ‘first world problems’ by putting periods in a global context.”—Karen Houppert, author of The Curse
Paper $14.95

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Two Memoirs by Nawal El Saadawi


“I think her life has been one long death threat. At a time when nobody else was talking, she spoke the unspeakable.”—Margaret Atwood
“A moving repudiation of those who have made Egypt’s history in the last century.”—Washington Pos
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A Daughter of Isis
The Early Life of Nawal El Saadawi 
Paper $14.95

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Walking Through Fire
The Later Years of Nawal El Saadawi
Paper $14.95

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Citizens of Nowhere
How Europe Can be Saved from Itself
Lorenzo Marsili and Niccolo Milanese
“This stunning book deftly overturns the idea that unless we have nation-state citizenship, we are citizens of nowhere. The result is an eloquent, passionate, and brilliant plea that asks for a practical and creative response to our predicament.”—Engin Isin, author of Citizens without Frontiers
Paper $14.95