By Jacquelyn Ardam and Ronjaunee Chatterjee

Jacquelyn and Ronjaunee teach English at UCLA. Ronjaunee usually writes about feminine singularity and Jacquelyn usually writes about alphabet books. Their mutual passions are television, cheese, Lacan, and Madame Sosostris.

  1. Previously in this series.   Cher On Beauty and Being Just, Elaine Scarry Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar, Cheryl Strayed Self-Help, Lorrie Moore “The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception,” Theodor Adorno & Max Horkheimer The Drag King Book, J. Jack Halberstam Selfie, Kim Kardashian Emma, Jane Austen   Dionne Bad Feminist, Roxane Gay Les Guérillères, Monique Wittig The Future of the Image, Jacques Rancière Wuthering Heights, Emily…

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  2. Previously in this gorgeous series.

    Tess Durbeyfield (Tess of the d’Urbervilles)

    A Vindication of the Rights of Women (Mary Wollstonecraft)

    Eros the Bittersweet (Anne Carson)

    Hard Choices (Hillary Clinton)

    If Stones Could Speak: Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge (Marc Aronson)

    Clarissa Dalloway (Mrs. Dalloway)

    I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence (Amy Sedaris)

    Oranges are Not the

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  3. Daenerys Targaryen (Game of Thrones) Orientalism (Edward Said) Culture and Imperialism (Edward Said) “Lady Lazarus” (Sylvia Plath) “Can the Subaltern Speak?” (Gayatri Spivak) Elizabeth (dir. Shekhar Kapur)   Jon Snow (Game of Thrones) Heart of Darkness (Joseph Conrad) Women in Love (D.H. Lawrence) “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” (Robert Frost) The Joy of Sex (Alex Comfort)…

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