Zeisler, Andi. We Were Feminists Once: From Riot Grrrl to Covergirl, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement.. 2016. 304p. PublicAffairs, $26.99 (978-1-6103-9589-2). Gr.10-up.
As feminism seems to be shifting from a controversial movement for social change to a label easily stamped on everything from pop stars to underwear brands, Bitch Media co-founder and creative director Zeisler examines the movement’s growing commodification and explores why, despite its recent positive media profile, feminism’s work remains unfinished in many areas.