December's Feminist Book Club pick is Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha.
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The Feminist Book Club meets monthly to discuss books exploring feminist issues. Selections for the club span literature, memoir, graphic novels, essay collections and works of nonfiction. Created by Jenna Sanders, founder of the Napa Women’s Circle, and Stephanie Der, the Feminist Book Club is open to people and their experiences from multiple genders and races. Learn more about the Napa Women's Circle on their website here.
In this collection of essays, Lambda Literary Award-winning writer and longtime activist and performance artist Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha explores the politics and realities of disability justice, a movement that centers the lives and leadership of sick and disabled queer, trans, Black, and brown people, with knowledge and gifts for all.