Carina Chocano is at work on You Play the Girl, a book of essays about growing up female in a media-saturated world, forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
I’m With Herland What can a feminist author and her 100-year-old novel teach us about sexism in the 21st century? Just about everything. Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s 1915 book Herland is an eerily relevant tale of patriarchal oppression and sexism for our post-election reality
The Binds of Beauty Contemplating the fraught currency of desirability On the perils of culturally ingrained standards of attractiveness