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Frontiers is one of the oldest and most respected feminist journals in the United States. Frontiers retains its original commitment to a broad mix of scholarly work, personal essays, and the arts and to multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives offered in accessible language. The cross-disciplinary and culturally diverse nature of the journal’s feminist content makes it an ideal source of women’s history, cultural theory, literature, essays, art, criticism, and pedagogical approaches.

Volume 43, Issue 1

This issue includes individual essays and poetry that speak to violence at multiple scales, women's representation in film, and reproductive justice struggles. The range of concerns addressed in this volume speak to the myriad, overlapping issues affecting our contemporary social world. If there is one through-line that runs through this issue, it is caution. Whether it is caution regarding the compromises that activists and advocates make in arguing for comprehensive sex education and long-term contraception, caution about normative practic...