This Woman's Work - Essays on Music
  1. Kim Gordon - writing about Yoshimi
  2. Sinead Gleeson - writing about Wendy C arlson
  3. Ottessa Moshfegh - writing about her own ventures into the music world
  4. Juliana Huxtable - writing about sound, noise art, sex, orgasms, blackness
  5. Maggie Nelson - writing about Lhasa
  6. Rachel Kushner - writing about Wanda Jackson
  7. Anne Enright - writing about Laurie Anderson
  8. Yiyun Li - writing about learning to love American music
  9. Leslie Jamison - writing about mixtapes
  10. Fatima Bhutto - writing about the power of music in cultures that suppress it
  11. Liz Pelly
  12. Jenn Pelly
  13. Megan Jasper - writing about working at Sub Pop
  14. Simone White
  15. Margo Jefferson - writing about jazz and blackness
  16. Zakia Sewell

Kim Gordon and Sinead Gleeson

This Woman's Work - Essays on Music

White Rabbit
  • hardback book

    Released: 7th Apr 2022


Using music as a springboard, this collection of 16 essays navigates an enormous range of subjects, with each one uniquely & thoughtfully driven by 1 of Gordon & Gleeson’s handpicked artists.

It’s a long overdue (& thoroughly welcome) antidote to tired, male-centric visions of music.

“A collection of music writing, but in the loosest sense. Here, music is the soil in which all manner of stories take seed & bloom”- The Guardian