Shrill by Lindy West

Shrill

Lindy West

nonfiction essays feminism memoir funny reflective fast-paced

272 pages | first published 2016

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Shrill is an uproarious memoir, a feminist rallying cry in a world that thinks gender politics are tedious and that women, especially feminists, can't be funny.Coming of age in a culture that demands women be as small, quiet, and compliant as poss...
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Moods

funny 90%
emotional 64%
reflective 64%
inspiring 48%
hopeful 34%
informative 32%
challenging 24%
lighthearted 13%
sad 8%
dark 6%
adventurous 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 48%
medium 46%
slow 4%

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