Mia Abrahams

Mia Abrahams

Mia Abrahams is an Australian law graduate who lives in New York City and works in book publishing. She recently launched an e-newsletter for Australian women, To Her Door (toherdoor.com.au), and is always trying to work out what to read next. 

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A Sharp and Witty Book for “Nasty Women”

I bought BAD FEMINIST in a bookstore in Woodstock on November 6, 2016. The lady behind the counter smiled and slipped a “Pussy Grabs BACK!” sticker in the bag with my receipt. I smiled back, as if to say “We got this!” and skipped out of the store clutching the bright pink book across my chest. When I opened BAD FEMINIST on November 9, the day after the election, I dove into Roxane Gay’s writing, wrapping it around me piece by piece like armor.

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