Two Tales of Menstruation Directed Toward Two Different Audiences

Two Tales of Menstruation Directed Toward Two Different Audiences Sex Roles (2013) 68:159–162 DOI 10.1007/s11199-011-0021-6 BOOK REVIEW Two Tales of Menstruation Directed Toward Two Different Audiences Flow: The Cultural Story of Menstruation. By Elissa Stein and Susan Kim, New York, New York, St. Martin’s Press, 2009. 270 pp. $27.99 (hardback). ISBN-10: 031237996X. Menstruation: A Cultural History. Edited by Andrew Shail and Gillian Howie, New York, New York, Palgrave, Macmillian, 2005. 298 pp. $110.00, (hardback). ISBN-10: Dacia Charlesworth Published online: 25 June 2011 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011 Those interested in examining and critiquing the cultural one side, resting her hands on her hips, and having the letter influence on the rhetorical construction of menstruation “o” in the word “flow” positioned directly over her have relied on several works published in the late 1980s midsection. The cover also features a calendar in the upper and early 1990s that provided various histories of menstru- left corner; although the calendar is not associated with a ation, including: The Curse: A Cultural History of particular month, an entire week is blocked out in red. Menstruation (Delaney et al. 1976); Her Blood is Gold Taking a much more scientific approach, the cover of (Owen 1993); Blood, Bread, and Roses: How Menstruation Menstruation features Sex Roles Springer Journals

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