This is why it’s as important to read reviews written by women and people of colour, rather than just those published in the mainstream media. I find social media to be a good barometer, especially with campaigns for own voices reviews growing in popularity (there’s a great hashtag on Instagram for book recommendations #ownvoicesreviews).

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Specialist in modern authoritarianism, feminist, political scientist in progress (PhD). Everyday academia, low-brow, no jargon/acronyms/obscure Latin.

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Abbey Heffer

Abbey Heffer

Specialist in modern authoritarianism, feminist, political scientist in progress (PhD). Everyday academia, low-brow, no jargon/acronyms/obscure Latin.

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