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Ending Violence Against Women: Books

This guide brings together artistic, scholarly and activist material that is related to violence against women and includes information on the Montreal Massacre itself, local resources and links to sites of activism.

Notable Books + Exhibition Catalogues

Alberro, Alexander, Barbara Kruger, Hal Foster. Barbara Kruger. New York: Rizzoli : 2010. Print.

Beauvoir, Simone de, Constance Borde, and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier. The Second Sex. New York : Vintage, 2011. Print.

Bourgeois, Louise. Fantastic Reality : Louise Bourgeois and a story of modern art. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2005.

Brookes, Anne-Louise. Feminist Pedagogy: An Autobiographical Approach. Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, 1992.Print.

Cook, Sharon Anne, Lorna R. McLean, and Kate O’Rourke, eds. Framing our past : Canadian women’s history in the twentieth centuryMontreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2001. Print.

Cooling Out – On the Paradow of Feminism. Zurich : JRP Ringier, 2008.

Davis, Angela. Women, Race &  Class. New York : Random House, 1983.

Déry, Louise, Matthew Teitelbaum, Michelle Jacques, James Bewley, Shary Boyle. Shary Boyle: La chair et’le sang/Flesh, and BloodLouise Déry, ed. Montréal: Galerie de l’UQAM, 2010. Print.

Friedan, Betty. The Feminine Mystique. New York: Norton, 2001. Print.

Fusco, Coco. A Field Guide for Female Interrogators. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2008. Print.

Field, Jill, ed. Entering the Picture: Judy Chicago, The Fresno Feminist Art Program, and the Collective Visions of Women Artists.  New York: Routledge, 2012. Print.

Guerilla Girls. Bitches, Bimbos, and Ballbreakers: The Guerilla Girls’ Illustrated Guide to Female Stereotypes.New York: Penguin Books, 2003. Print.

Guerilla Girls. The Guerilla Girls’ Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art.

Hultén, Pontus, Niki Saint-Phalle, Uta Grosenick. Niki de Saint Phalle : Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Stuttgart: Verlag Herd Hatje, 1992. Print.

Kelly, Mary. Imaging Desire. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1997. Print.

Lee, Wendy Lynne. Contemporary Feminist Theory and Activism: Six Global Issues. Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2010. Print.

Lippard, Lucy R. The Pink Glass Swan. New York: New Press, 1995. Print.

Lucie-Smith, Edward. Judy Chicago: An American Vision. New York: Watson-Guptill, 2000. Print.

Lyon, Christopher. Nancy Spero: The Work. Munich: Prestel, 2010. Print.

Nochlin, Linda. Representing Women. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1999. Print.

Spero, Nancy. Torture of Women. Los Angeles: Siglio Press, 2010. Print.

Sparke, Penny. As Long As It’s Pink: The Sexual Politics of Taste. Halifax: Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, 2010. Print.

Tucker, Marcia. Bad Girls. New York: New Museum of Contemporary Art, 1994.Print.

Viso, Olga M and Ana Mendieta. Ana Mendieta : earth body : sculpture and performance, 1972-1985Washington: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, 2004. Print.

Viso, Olga. Unseen Mendieta: the unpublished works of Ana Mendieta. Munich: Prestel, 2008. Print.

WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution. Low Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2007.

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