Xenofeminism by Helen Hester
Xenofeminism is a new book of feminist theory by UEA graduate Helen Hester and has just been published by Polity Press. Helen graduated from UEA with a BA in English Literature in 2005 and an MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) in 2007. She also gained an MA from the University of Sussex in 2006 and a PhD in English and Creative Writing from the University of Chichester in 2011. She is a founding member of the ′Laboria Cuboniks′ collective that developed the manifesto Xenofeminism: A Politics for Alienation. Helen is also the author of Beyond Explicit: Pornography and the Displacement of Sex (SUNY Press, 2014) and co-editor of the collections Fat Sex: New Directions in Theory and Activism (Ashgate, 2015) and Dea ex Machina (Merve, 2015). She is the series editor for Ashgate’s Sexualities in Society book series and is an Associate Professor of Media and Communication at the University of West London.