Sex Roles

, Volume 77, Issue 9–10, pp 711–712 | Cite as

Leaky Bodies, Spilled Blood: Breanne Fahs on Menstruation and Resistance in Psychotherapy, Pedagogy, and Activism

Out for Blood: Essays on Menstruation and Resistance. By Breanne Fahs, Albany, NY, SUNY Press, 2016. 148 pp. $75.00 (cloth). ISBN: 978-1-4384-6213-4, $24.95.00 (paper). ISBN: 978-1-4384-6212-7
  • Jessica Chavez
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Tulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA

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