A Non-White Non-Male Book List

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A — F

Lila Abu-Lughod — Writing Women’s worlds: bedouin stories

Chimananda Ngozi Adichi

Isabel Allende

Margaret Atwood — The Handsmaids Tale

Karin Atamoekrim — Tenzij de vader

Elif Batuman — The Idiot

Simone de Beauvoir — The Second Sex

Griet op de Beeck — Gij nu, Kom hier dat ik u kus

Stella Bergsma — Pussy Album

Hannah van Binsbergen

A.S. Byatt

Angela Carter — Book of Fairly Tales

Becky Chambers — The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet

Jung Chang —Wild Swans

Maryse Condé

Maguerite Duras

Laura Esquivel — Rode Rozen en Tortilla’s, Like Water For Chocolate

Reni Eddo-Lodge — Why I Am No Longer Talking To White People About Race

Elena Ferrante — The Neapolitan Series

Cordelia Fine — Delusions of Gender

Merilyn French — Our Father

G — P

Yaa Gyasi — Homegoing

Esther Gerritsen

N.J. Jemisin — The Fifth Season

Erika Jong

Miranda July — Nobody Belongs Here More Than You, The First Bad Man

Rupi Kaur

Naomi Klein — This Changes Everything

Barbara Kingsolver

Chris Kraus

Ann Leckie — Ancillary Justice

Harper Lee — To Kill a Mockingbird

Doris Lessing — The Golden Notebook

Valeria Luisielli


Wangari Mathaai

Lieke Marsman

Carson McCullers

Donella Meadows — Thinking in Systems

Toni Morrison

Iris Murdock

Anna Pachett

Camille Paglia — Het seksuele masker

Sylvia Plath

Rascha Peper

Annie Proux

Q — Z

Arundhati Roy — The God of Small Things

Maya Doria Russel — The Sparrow

Sue Lloyed-Roberts — The War on Women

Zadie Smith — White Teeth

Annelies Verbeke — Dertig Dagen

Jeanette Winterson

Virginia Woolf

Hanya Yanaghira — A Little Life

Marguerite Yourcenar — Het Hermetisch Zwart

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