Out of your Comfort Zone: Woman-Focused Resources


The Grapeshot team and Women’s Collective give you a list of the feminist media that shaped and inspired them! 


  • Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge 
  • Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life by Emily Nagoski 
  • Plucked: A History of Hair Removal by Rebecca M. Herzig
  • Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women that a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall 
  • White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color by Ruby Hamad 
  • Me and White Supremacy by Layla F Saad 
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo 
  • How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi 
  • Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo 
  • Women Don’t Owe You Pretty by Florence Given 
  • See What You Made Me Do: Power, Control and Domestic Abuse by Jess Hill 
  • Beauty by Bri Lee 
  • The Beauty Myth by Naomi Wolf 
  • All About Love by Bell Hooks 
  • Witches, Witch Hunting and Women by Silvia Federici 
  • Gender Trouble by Judith Butler 
  • Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism by Julia Serano 
  • Anything by Jane Austen 


  • 13th 
  • Period. End of sentence. 
  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette 
  • Disclosure 
  • I Am Woman 
  • On the Basis of Sex 
  • Bridesmaids 
  • Thelma & Louise 

TV Shows

  • The Handmaid’s Tale 
  • Schitt’s Creek 
  • Deaf U 
  • I May Destroy You 
  • Parks and Recreation 
  • The Let Down 
  • Get Kracked 
  • Fleabag 
  • Watchmen 


  • Shameless 
  • My Favourite Murder 
  • She’s on the Money 
  • I Weigh with Jameela Jamil 
  • Bobo and Flex 
  • Ladies, We Need To Talk 
  • Big Sister Hotline 
  • Here’s The Thing, Tho with Soaliha 


  • Contrapoints 
  • For Harriet 


  • @the.atlas.of.beauty 
  • @dancingwater_ 
  • @8983aj 
  • @barkaa 
  • @carlyfindlay 
  • @soalihaofficial 
  • @lauren.lately 
  • @thenastywomanclub 
  • @thebodzilla 
  • @apryl_louise4 
  • @sar.ra_ 
  • @raejohnston 
  • @flex.mami