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Insurgent Feminisms, 5 Conversations

These 5 conversations center Warscapes magazine anthology, Insurgent Feminisms: Writing War and engage with its rich array of genres and topics, and it's many talented contributors. Click on the image below:

The YouTube playlist includes:
  1. Unlearning War in the Classroom
    Veruska Cantelli, Bhakti Shringarpure, Sherry Zane
  2. Gaslighting as Method and Ways to Resist it 
    Suchitra Vijayan, Suzy Salamy, Bhakti Shringarpure
  3. Wounds of War: On Health and Healing
    Valerie Gruhn, Danielle Villasana, Zahra Moloo
  4. Poetry of Witness
    Otoniya J. Okot Bitek, Jehan Bseiso, Meg Arenberg
  5. In Love and War: Collective Memory and the Self
    Samina Najmi, Ubah Cristina Ali Farah, Beverly Parayno, Veruska Cantelli

About the book
Insurgent Feminisms: Writing War
(Daraja Press, 2024, edited by Bhakti Shringarpure and Veruska Cantelli) advances a new paradigm of war writing by focusing on gender. These feminist and queer perspectives on war come out of regions and positions that disobey the rules of war writing. The book includes reportage, fiction, memoir, poetry, and conversations from 60 writers and covers over 20 regions, primarily from the Global South.

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