Women's History Month 2012
Women's History Month: Women and the Environment
March is Women's History Month, and CSUMB is hosting a number of events this month that will be of interest to those wishing to engage with women's history and issues of diversity and social justice. The environment is a theme that runs through a number of these events, and the highlighted resources below focus on women and the environment.
Selected Library Books on Women and the Environment
Notable Women Environmentalists and Activists
Breton, Mary Joy. 1998. Women Pioneers for the Environment. Boston: Northeastern University Press.
Cuthbertson, Ken. 1998. Nobody Said Not to Go: The Life, Loves, and Adventures of Emily Hahn. Boston: Faber and Faber.
Garcia, Mario, ed. 2008. A Dolores Huerta Reader. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.
LaDuke, Winona. 2002. The Winona LaDuke Reader: A Collection of Essential Writings. Stillwater, MN: Voyageur Press.
Ecofeminism and Environmental Justice
Adamson, Joni, ed. , Mei Mei Evans, and Rachel Stein. 2002. The Environmental Justice Reader: Politics, Poetics, & Pedagogy. Tucson, Arz.: University of Arizona Press.
Pellow, David N, and Lisa Sun-Hee Park. 2002. The Silicon Valley of Dreams: Environmental Injustice, Immigrant Workers, and the High-tech Global Economy. New York: New York University Press.
Stein, Rachel, ed. 2004. New Perspectives on Environmental Justice: Gender, Sexuality, and Activism. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press.
Sturgeon, Noel. 2009. Environmentalism in Popular Culture: Gender, Race, Sexuality, and the Politics of the Natural. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.
Warren, Karen. 2000. Ecofeminist Philosophy: A Western Perspective on What It is and Why It Matters. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield.
Fiction on Women and the Environment
Gunesekera, Romesh. 2002. Heaven's Edge. New York: Grove Press.
Hogan, Linda. 1995. Solar Storms: A Novel. New York: Scribner.