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We were witches

Ariel Gore

We were witches

a novel

by Ariel Gore

  • 128 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ariel Gore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3607.O5959 W4 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 pages
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935080M
    ISBN 101558614338
    ISBN 109781558614338
    LC Control Number2017006474
    OCLC/WorldCa974612513

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“Ariel Gore’s We Were Witches is both magical and punk rock—the way it takes traditional values and traditional story structure to task, the way Gore’s protagonist, Ariel, uses witchy intelligence to resist a system totally against her.” —Michelle Cruz Gonzales, author of The Spitboy Rule/5(32).

ARIEL GORE is the author of We Were Witches (The Feminist Press, ), The End of Eve (Hawthorne Books, ), and numerous other books on parenting, the novel The Traveling Death and Resurrection Show, the memoir Atlas of the Human Heart, and the writer’s guide How to Become a Famous Writer Before You’re Dead/5.

“We Were Witches is raw and truthful, painfully funny, inspiring of outrage, and alive with the wonder and magic of a feminist awakening. One single mom becoming woke, struggling, and triumphing on her own outsider terms, We Were Witches is a new feminist classic, penned by one the culture’s strongest authors at her most experimental and personal.” —Michelle Tea, author of Black Brand: Feminist Press at CUNY, The.

"We Were Witches is raw and truthful, painfully funny, inspiring of outrage, and alive with the wonder and magic of a feminist awakening. One single mom becoming woke, struggling, and triumphing on her own outsider terms, We Were Witches is a new feminist classic, penned by one the culture’s strongest authors at her most experimental and personal.".

We Were Witches follows suit with a storyline focused on shame, particularly shame passed down to women and mothers, and finding one’s way beyond it through feminism and witchcraft.

It is an autobiographical story of doing whatever you want and re-authoring the fairy tales handed to us. “Ariel Gore’s We Were Witches is both magical and punk rock—the way it takes traditional values and traditional story structure to task, the way Gore’s protagonist, Ariel, uses witchy intelligence to resist a system totally against her.” —Michelle Cruz Gonzales, author of The Spitboy Rule ”We Were Witches.

"We Were Witches is raw and truthful, painfully funny, inspiring of outrage, and alive with the wonder and magic of a feminist awakening. One single mom becoming woke, struggling, and triumphing on her own outsider terms, We Were Witches is a new feminist classic, penned by one the culture's strongest authors at her most experimental and personal."Price: $   We Were Witches by Ariel Gore is that book.

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We Were Witches is its own genre, in its own canon.” —Kate Schatz, author of Rad American Women A-Z “Ariel Gore’s We Were Witches is one woman’s body refusing to become property, refusing to be overwritten by law or traditions, one woman’s body cutting open a hole in culture so that actual bodies might emerge.

A triumphant body story. Ariel Gore discusses her new novel We Were Witches, Take a quick break from the apocalyptic news and end your week with this list of books to eagerly anticipate (assuming the world doesn’t end) instead.

and to lift up new voices alongside those of more established writers we love. We work to shine a light on stories that build bridges. We Were Witches, underground literary goddess Ariel Gore’s newest novel, should be required reading, and I’m not even going to amend that sentence to explain for whom.

This novel is a punk rock manifesto on motherhood, poverty, counter-cultural living, sexuality, identity, and writing. Wryly riffing on feminist literary tropes, We Were Witches documents the survival of a demonized single mother.

She's beset by custody disputes, homophobia, and America's ever-present obsession with shaming strange women into passive citizenship. We Were Witches Ariel Gore.

Feminist, $ trade paper (p) ISBN Buy this book. Gore (The End of Eve) calls this deeply autobiographical work a “new genre: the memoirist. Dispatches from the life of a teen mom and budding feminist from the author of The End of Eve () and Bluebird (). “Write what you know, my women’s lit professor kept saying, but what I knew wasn’t shaped like a story and now I was a sophomore and I needed to write an underground feminist classic.”The protagonist, Ariel Gore, is a young woman trying to care for her baby and go.

Get this from a library. We were witches. [Ariel Gore] -- "Spurred on by nineties "family values" campaigns and determined to better herself through education, a teen mom talks her way into college. Disgusted by an overabundance of phallocratic narratives. So Ariel turns to a rich subcultural canon of resistance and failure, populated by writers like Audre Lorde, Adrienne Rich, Gloria Anzaldua, Tillie Olsen, and Kathy Acker.

Wryly riffing on feminist literary tropes, We Were Witches documents the survival of a demonized single mother. She's beset by custody disputes, homophobia, and America's. A witch is a woman in possession of power.

To some, the witch is a figure to fear; to others, she’s one of empowerment. She is the healer, the medicine woman, the bruja, the Mother, the crafty Instagrammer.

There’s a reason there are so many books about witches, many more than. The Bath Book Ritual. Book: We Were Witches Bath: Salt, 3 cinnamon sticks, a splash of olive oil Candles: 3 plain white tealights After Bath: Donated a bunch of clothes to a local womxn’s charity and called my Nana just to say hi.

Punk rock witchcraft. We Were Witches is like, the riot grrrl’s Book. Before people were publicly identifying as Witches several books were released that helped “set the stage” so to speak. Without these books, Witchcraft Author: Jason Mankey. Ariel Gore has a different story to tell in her autobiographical novel We Were Witches, one that is partly about the stories we tell about lives like hers.

The narrator, also named Ariel, has her first child at age 19 after running away from an abusive home. 24 of the Night Witches were named Heroes of the Soviet Union. This book is of the genre of Young Adult Fiction.

Its intended audience is teen-age girls. It is about the coming of age of a young Russian woman who becomes a Night Witch. There is little drama or suspense and no sex. The book is ably written and is an enjoyable read/5(38).The film also gives its central character the name Luke, whereas in the book we don't find out the name of either the boy who narrates the story or his grandmother.

Inthe year it was published, The Witches won three awards: The New York Times Outstanding Books Award, The Federation of Children's Book Groups Award and The Whitbread Award.Get this from a library!

We were witches: a novel. [Ariel Gore] -- "Spurred on by nineties "family values" campaigns and determined to better herself through education, a teen mom talks her way into college. Disgusted by an overabundance of phallocratic narratives.