Fast Fierce Women: 75 Essays of Flash Nonfiction (Paperback)

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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 Arguing

With 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.

About the Author

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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781954907003
ISBN-10: 1954907001
Publisher: Woodhall Press
Publication Date: March 1st, 2022
Pages: 220
Language: English
Series: Flash Nonfiction