Nikole Snover

My courses in Women’s Studies have given me the voice and tools to go out in the world and create change to better our society.
– Nikole Snover ’05, English major, women’s studies minor

Library Resources

Looking for some good Women’s Studies books to read or movies to watch?
Here are some new ones at the Lamson Library!

Mammy: A Century of Race, Gender, and Southern Memory
Kimberly Wallace-Sanders
Location: Upper Level PS173.D65 W35 2008  

Changed for good : a feminist history of the Broadway musical
Stacy Wolf
Location: Upper Level  ML2054 .W64 2011  

Frontier feminist : Clarina Howard Nichols and the politics of motherhood
Marilyn S. Blackwell and Kristen T. Oertel
Location: Lower Level  HQ1413.N52 B53 2010  

Getting in the Game : Title IX and the women’s sports revolution
Deborah L. Lake
Location: Lower Level  KF4166 .B73 2010  

Unruly girls, unrepentant Mothers: redefining feminism on screen
Kathleen Rowe Karlyn
Location: Lower Level  PN1995.9.W6 K37 2011

Dangerous Curves : action heroines, gender, fetishism, and popular culture
Jeffery A. Brown
Location: Upper Level  PN1995.9.W6 B76 2011  

Gender and climate change : an introduction
edited by Irene Denkelman
Location: Upper Level  QC903 .G47 2010  

Fantastic women : 18 tales of the surreal and the sublime
edited by Rob Spillman ; introd. by Joy Williams
Location: Upper Level  PS648.F3 F353 2011

Alice Staples ( astaples@plymouth.edu) is the Archives and Special Collections Librarian at Lamson Library, and is the Library Liaison to the Women’s Studies Council! Click here to send her a comment or question about library materials relating to Women’s Studies!

Featured in Plymouth Magazine

Example Image

Seeing Further: Into the North Country

  The Lancaster Project, an integrated cluster initiative that uses a multidisciplinary approach, focuses on bringing more life to the small business community on Main Street, particularly the historical Lancaster National Bank building, in Lancaster, New Hampshire. The project capitalizes on the varied knowledge of 60 students from 10 different academic majors. Collaborative groups work […]

Example Image

A New Day, A New Way of Giving

Thanks to life in the digital age, when information is as close as a swipe and a tap away, old-school philanthropy has been turned on its head. Donors want—and can find—more information about the causes and organizations they support. They want to feel confident that their gift is going to make a difference; and with […]

Example Image

From Korea with Gratitude

When Dan Lee stepped off the plane in California back in 1990, the 20-year-old South Korean émigré was seeking the American dream. After earning an advanced degree in economics, he accepted a job offer at PSU, believing the small-town New England setting would be a good place to raise his young family. As an associate […]