Finding Feminism: Millennial Activists and the Unfinished Gender Revolution
Alison Dahl Crossley
NYU Press Softcover $28 (256pp) 978-1-4798-8409-4 Comprehensive and scholarly, Finding Feminism is best for the seasoned millennial feminist or for the new one truly committed to the cause.
Alison Dahl Crossley’s Finding Feminism: Millennial Activists and the Unfinished Gender Revolution is an in-depth look at contemporary feminism, particularly as it is engaged by millennials.
Starting with a brief look at some of the facets that make up modern feminism, the book delves into what feminism is to millennials—and that could depend on factors such as race, class, or education. A young black woman may not feel the connection to mainstream feminism that a young white woman does. Acknowledging differences like that, Crossley presents subgroups of feminism and variations in each.
Throughout the text, different sections focus on aspects that affect feminism, such as representation, organizations, and identity. They are each incredibly thorough. Interviews add authenticity to the work. The differences and similarities