The Traffic in Women and Other Essays on Feminism e-book
by Emma Goldman,Alix Kates Shulman
Alix Kates Shulman wrote in her Introduction ("The Most Dengerous Woman in the World") to this book, "Emma Goldman's anarchism and her feminism were inextricably intertwined.
Alix Kates Shulman wrote in her Introduction ("The Most Dengerous Woman in the World") to this book, "Emma Goldman's anarchism and her feminism were inextricably intertwined. Here are some quotations from the book: "Nowhere is a woman treated according to the merit of her work, but rather as a sex. It is therefore almost inevitable that she should pay for her right to exist, to keep a position in whatever line, with sex favors.
Emma Goldman was a feminist anarchist known for her political activism, writing and speeches.
Lists with This Book. 174 books - 64 voters. 156 books - 121 voters. Emma Goldman was a feminist anarchist known for her political activism, writing and speeches. She played a pivotal role in the development of anarchist political philosophy in North America and Europe in the first half of the twentieth century.
The Traffic in Women" is an essay written by anarchist writer Emma Goldman in 1910. It has been published in various ways, including within Emma Goldman’s Anarchism and Other Essays (1911), published by Mother Earth, and as the named, leading essay of a collection of Emma Goldman essays: The Traffic in Women, and Other Essays on Feminism (1970, Times Change Press, 1971 paperback). Mother Earth was a monthly anarchist magazine founded by Goldman, Max Baginski, and others in 1906
Alix Kates Shulman (born August 17, 1932) is an American writer of fiction, memoirs, and essays, as well as one of the early radical activists of second-wave feminism.
Alix Kates Shulman (born August 17, 1932) is an American writer of fiction, memoirs, and essays, as well as one of the early radical activists of second-wave feminism. She is best known for her bestselling debut adult novel, Memoirs of an Ex-Prom Queen (Knopf, 1972), "one of the first novels to emerge from the Women's Liberation Movement" (Oxford Companion to Women's Writing).
It brought back to me in a rush of emotion the electric sense of discovery which was how the women's movement began for all of us. -Betty Friedan. Achieves an almost Dickensian sense of society's underside. In Every Woman's Life. Fierce, funny, touching. Wry and delicious -People (starred) Wickedly funny -Boston Globe Delectably mischievous -Booklist.
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Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. A provocative collection of essays by one of the foremost thinkers of second-wave feminism In a career spanning four decades, Alix Kates Shulman has written on issues ranging from marriage, sex, and divorce to religious identity, age, and family devotion. Throughout her diverse body of work runs a staunch advocacy of equal rights and social justice.
Not merely white women, but yellow and black women as well. Our present-day reformers would do well to look into Dr. Sanger’s book. With Mrs. Warren these girls feel, Why waste your life working for a few shillings a week in a scullery, eighteen hours a day? Naturally our reformers say nothing about this cause.
Alix Kates Shulman (b. 1932) is the celebrated author of fourteen books, including the bestselling novel . Shulman lives in Manhattan and continues to speak frequently on issues such as writing, feminism, and reproductive choice. 1932) is the celebrated author of fourteen books, including the bestselling novel Memoirs of an Ex–Prom Queen (1972), which established her as a primary figure in feminism’s second wave. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Shulman studied philosophy at Columbia University and received an MA at New York University. She became a political activist, joining the Congress of Racial Equality in 1961 and the Women’s Liberation Movement in 1967.