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Feminist interpretations of Emma Goldman

Author: Penny A Weiss; Loretta Kensinger
Publisher: University Park, PA : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2007.
Series: Re-reading the canon.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Within the popular consciousness, Emma Goldman has become something of an icon, a symbol for rebellion and women's rights. This book presents essays that resist a simplistic understanding of Goldman  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Emma Goldman; Emma Goldman
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Penny A Weiss; Loretta Kensinger
ISBN: 9780271029757 0271029757 9780271029764 0271029765
OCLC Number: 228781890
Description: xvi, 343 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: ContentsPrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroductory EssaysDigging for Gold(man): What We FoundPenny A. Weiss and Loretta Kensinger with Berenice A. CarrollAnarchy in Interpretation: The Life of Emma GoldmanJason WehlingPart One: Specific Themes and Central Concerns1. Let Icons be Bygones! Emma Goldman: The Grand ExpositorCandace Falk2. A Feminist Search for Love: Emma Goldman on the Politics of Marriage, Love, Sexuality, and the FeminineLori Jo Marso3. Religion, Faith and Politics: Reading Goldman Through NietzscheKathy E. Ferguson4. The "Individual" in Goldman's Anarchist TheoryJanet E. Day5. Emma Goldman and the Theory of RevolutionBerenice A. Carroll6. Who Were Emma Goldman's "Children"? Anarchist Feminism and ChildhoodPenny A. WeissPart Two: Historical Roots and Current Connections7. Manufacturing Consensus: Goldman, Kropotkin, and the Order of an Anarchist CanonJonathan McKenzie and Craig Stalbaum8. Emma Goldman and the Spirit of Artful Living: Philosophy and Politics in the Classical American PeriodLynne M. Adrian9. Emma Goldman on Mary WollstonecraftAlice Wexler10. Dancing in the Revolution: Emma Goldman's FeminismAlix Kates Shulman11. Speaking with Red Emma: The Feminist Theory of Emma GoldmanLoretta KensingerPart Three: Political Change: Theory and Practice12. Anarchist Alternatives to CompetitionMartha A. Ackelsberg and Kathryn Pyne Addelson13. In Defense of Emma GoldmanVoltairine de Cleyre14. Emma Goldman: The Case for Anarcho-FeminismMarsha Hewitt15. The Emma Goldman Clinic Mission StatementGrave MarkerBibliographyContributorsIndex
Series Title: Re-reading the canon.
Responsibility: edited by Penny A. Weiss and Loretta Kensinger.
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"This volume is a treasure and a treat! Everyone who has ever fallen under the spell of Emma Goldman will love this collection. Its rich and diverse selections develop the theme of anarchism, its Read more...

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