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Fast Fierce Women
Fast Fierce Women

Fast Fierce Women

75 Essays of Flash Nonfiction

0-3

Flash Nonfiction

HUMOR

220 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: March 2022

ISBN 9781954907003

Rights: WOR

Woodhall Press (Mar 2022)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: March 2022
 

Overview

Praise for Fast Funny Women edited by Gina Barreca"If you're a woman and you like humor in your life—plus intelligence—get this book."—Nancy Thayer, author of Family Reunion"Every man should read this book."—Jay Heinrichs, author of Thank You for ArguingWith fierce new works from writers you know by heart—NYT bestselling novelist Caroline Leavitt, NPR's own Maureen Corrigan, award-winning poet Phillis Levin, stand-up comic Leighann Lord, Founder and Director of the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop Teri Rizvi, playwright Beth Blatt, screenwriter Pamela Katz, activist and author Leslie Morgan Steiner, Rabbi Marisa Elana James, Pastor Jamie Spriggs, activist and teacher Ebony Murphy-Root—alongside other familiar and emerging authors whose original pieces were commissioned,  Fast Fierce Women exemplifies how strength, focus, passion, wit, resilience, rage, loyalty, talent, and love are all aspects of ferocity.

Author Biography

Hailed as “smart and funny” by People, Gina Barreca was deemed a “feminist humor maven” by Ms. She has written for most major publications, including The New York Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Cosmopolitan, and The Harvard Business Review. Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor at UCONN as well as winner of its highest award for excellence in teaching, Gina’s written ten books including the bestselling They Used to Call Me Snow White…but I Drifted.