WorldCat Identities

Windsor, Edie

Works: 16 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 1,686 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Trials, litigation, etc  Televised speeches  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: KF229.W56, 346.730168
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Edie Windsor
Edie & Thea : a very long engagement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lesbians Edie and Thea recount how their improbable romance ignited a lifelong journey around the world and through history. Though touched by events like the civil rights movement and the Stonewall riots, Edie and Thea's relationship transcends politics and is a shining example of love's ability to endure
Then comes marriage : United States v. Windsor and the defeat of DOMA by Roberta A Kaplan( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Roberta Kaplan's gripping story of her defeat of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) before the Supreme Court"
First comes love : portraits of enduring LGBTQ relationships by B Proud( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Comes Love is a celebration of long-term relationships in the LGBTQ community through 65 black and white photographic portraits with accompanying stories. The book is a diverse collection of LGBTQ couples, including Edie Windsor, the Proposition 8 Plaintiffs, Bishop V. Gene Robinson, gay pioneers Barbara Gittings, Kay Tobin Lahusen, Lilli Vincenz and many more. The portraits and stories illuminate the real lives of couples who have been together from 10-59 years and ask us to look beyond the surface and beyond the labels and see the true nature of these people who are deeply in love
United States of America, petitioner v. Edith Schlain Windsor, in her capacity as executor of the estate of Thea Clara Spyer, et al., respondents : on writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit : brief on the jurisdictional questions for respondent Edith Schlain Windsor by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions presented: 1. Whether the Executive Branch's agreement with the court below that DOMA is unconstitutional deprives this Court of jurisdiction to decide this case. 2. Whether the Bipartisan Legal Advisory Group of the United States House of Representatives has Article III standing in this case
No. 12-307 in the Supreme Court of the United States : United States of America, petitioner, v. Edith Schlain Windsor and bipartisan legal advisory group of the United States House of Representatives, respondents, on writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit : brief of Gary J. Gates as Amicus curiae on the merits in support of respondent Windsor by Gary J Gates( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief which presents and analyzes demographic and economic data available regarding LGBT adults, same-sex couples, and their children in the United States
Then Comes Marriage by Lisa Dickey( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Los Angeles Times Best Book of 2015 Roberta Kaplan's gripping story of her defeat of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) before the Supreme Court. Renowned litigator Roberta Kaplan knew from the beginning that it was the perfect case to bring down the so-called Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Edie Windsor and Thea Spyer had been together as a couple, in sickness and in health, for more than forty years?enduring society's homophobia as well as Spyer's near total paralysis from multiple sclerosis. Although the couple was finally able to marry, when Spyer died the federal government refused to recognize their marriage, forcing Windsor to pay a huge estate tax bill. In this gripping, definitive account of one of our nation's most significant civil rights victories?named a Ms. Magazine Top 10 Feminist Book of 2015 and a National Law Journal Top 10 Supreme Court Aficionado Book of 2015?Kaplan describes meeting Windsor and their journey together to defeat DOMA. She shares the behind-the-scenes highs and lows, the excitement and the worries, and provides intriguing insights into her historic argument before the Supreme Court. A critical and previously untold part of the narrative is Kaplan's own personal story, including her struggle for self-acceptance in order to create a loving family of her own. Then Comes Marriage tells this quintessentially American story with honesty, humor, and heart. It is the momentous yet intimate account of a thrilling victory for equality under the law for all Americans, gay or straight
[Edie Windsor comments on the U.S. Supreme Court striking down the Defense of Marriage Act] by Edie Windsor( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Edie Windsor, the woman who won a landmark Supreme Court decision granting federal benefits to same-sex married couples, talks about the significance of the victory in a speech before hundreds of gay rights supporters in New York's Greenwich Village. Adriana Diaz analyzes the Court's decision finding a section of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional and describes the historical significance of the announcement coming 40 years after the Stonewall riots
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.17 for Then comes ... to 1.00 for United Sta ...)

Alternative Names
Edith Windsor activista LGBT estadounidense

Edith Windsor amerikai LMBT+ aktivista

Edith Windsor amerykańska działaczka na rzecz praw człowieka oraz mniejszości seksualnych

Edith Windsor attivista statunitense

Schlain, Edith

Windsor, Edith Schlain

Эдит Виндзор

إديث وندسور

ادیث ویندزور


English (31)