Books by Jennifer Baumgardner

Jennifer Baumgardner, co-author of Manifesta and Grassroots, frequently writes and lectures on feminism, activism, and popular culture for magazines and on college campuses around the country.

LOOK BOTH WAYS by Jennifer Baumgardner
Released: Feb. 6, 2007

"This valiant but fragmented attempt to bring a marginalized subject into the light will be especially valuable for women's-studies classes."
Activist Baumgardner's intimate memoir doubles as an exploration of bisexuality in the context of the feminist movement. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 1, 2005

"Less a field guide than an extended advice column, full of encouraging and friendly words."
Instructive anecdotes, garnered from the authors' own experiences and those of women they've known, illustrate some successful tactics of feminist activists. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"An important contribution to the subject, despite its flaws."
By addressing itself specifically to young women, this imperfect but relatively thorough treatise helps fill a gap in the current debate between older feminist luminaries, some would say "dinosaurs", such as Gloria Steinem, and the crop of news making younger female writers who tend to embrace anti-feminism. Read full book review >