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  • The Book of Longings, Part 1

    Summary This week Maggie and Harmony dive back into Christian mythology with The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd. They read up to page 215. What we’re reading: Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780316517911 Libertie by Kaitlyn Greenidge https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781616207014 Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley  https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781250766564 Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media […]

  • The Passion of Mary Magdalen, Part 3

    This week we finished The Passion of Mary Magdalen and try to interpret the meaning of life as the book presents it. Elizabeth Cunningham if you have answers, we’re eagerly listening. What we’re reading: The Memory of Souls by Jenn Lyons https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781250175571 Real Life by Brandon Taylor https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780525538882 To follow our episode schedule go here […]

  • The Passion of Mary Magdalen, Part 2

    Summary Maggie and Harmony celebrate Easter with a feminist retelling of the bible, The Passion of Mary Magdalen by Elizabeth Cunningham. They read from Chapter 27 “To Sing or Return to Silence” (page 209) to Chapter 51 “Help!” (Page 418). Action Resources: Bystander intervention training What we’re reading: A Duke, the Lady, and a Baby: […]

  • The Passion of Mary Magdalen, Part 1

    Summary This week Maggie and Harmony start one of Harmony’s favorite books, The Passion of Mary Magdalen by Elizabeth Cunningham. They read up to page 209, Chapter Twenty-Seven “To sing or return to silence.” They discuss trauma responses, Christian mythology, and radical forgiveness. What we’re reading? The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781250178602 A Duke, […]

  • Girls Burn Brighter Part 2

    Summary Maggie and Harmony finish Girls Burn Brighter this week and become nihilists.  What we’re reading: Utopia Avenue by David Mitchell https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780812997439 Magic Lessons by Alice Hoffman https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781982108847 A Duke, the Lady, and a Baby by Vanessa Riley https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781420152234 The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780593099605 To follow our episode schedule go here […]

  • Girls Burn Brighter Part 1

    Summary This week Maggie and Harmony discuss resiliency, as they read up to page 202 of Girls, Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao. What we’re reading: An Offer from a Gentleman by Julia Quinn https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780062353658 The Bone Shard Daughter by Andrea Stewart https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9780316541428 To follow our episode schedule go here https://medium.com/rebel-girls-book-club/read-along-with-the-show-bde1d80a8108 Follow our social media pages […]

  • Heart Berries

    Summary This week Maggie and Harmony explore mental health, womanhood, and the treatment of American Indians in the memoir Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot. To follow our episode schedule go here https://medium.com/rebel-girls-book-club/read-along-with-the-show-bde1d80a8108 Follow our social media pages at Instagram  https://www.instagram.com/rgbcpod/ Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/RebelGirlsBookClub/ Goodreads https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/101801516-rebel-girls and Twitter  https://twitter.com/RebelGirlsBook1 Or you can email us at RebelGirlsBookClub@gmail.com. […]

  • Herland

    Summary Maggie and Harmony delve into the seminal feminist text, Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. They discuss plenty of lighthearted topics like Eugenics and white lady racism, abortion, and sexual assault. They also try to dissect the need and place of texts such as Herland despite their problematic aspects. What we’re reading: The Removed by […]

  • Portable Poetry: The Nutritionist

    Summary Maggie and Harmony kick off a new mini-series to replace Bite-Sized Bits. Sprinkled throughout the rest of the season you can catch our Portable Poetry eps. This week we examine Nutritionist by Andrea Gibson. What we’re reading: White Ivy by Susie Yang  Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia The Once and Future […]

  • Binti

    Summary Maggie and Harmony devour another book by Nnedi Okorafor this week. Binti is the story of a mathematician who leaves her home planet to study at university and ends up as a mediator between humans and an alien species. What we’re reading: Witches In A Crumbling Empire by Rhyd Wildermuth https://bookshop.org/a/9908/9781732552302 Take a Hint, […]