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Feminist literacies, 1968-75

Author: Kathryn T Flannery
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Feminist Literacies is a history of the truly radical feminist literacy practices and pedagogies that flourished during a brief era of volatility and hope." "Feminist Literacies explores the reasons and mechanisms underlying lay pedagogies and litercies that excited a diverse audience of women and served as a vital part of the liberation movement - and why such an effort was ultimately not sustained."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn T Flannery
ISBN: 0252029615 9780252029615 9780252077289 0252077288
OCLC Number: 55948164
Description: xxii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Millions of pockets of insurrection" --
Going public with Pandora's box : feminist periodicals --
Virtue sallies forth and sees her adversary : reclaiming feminist polemic --
That train full of poetry --
Locusts in the nation's cornfields : feminist performance work --
The do-it-yourself classroom --
Appendix : NYWPC list of conveners.
Responsibility: Kathryn Thoms Flannery.
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In the late 1960s and early 1970s, ordinary women were responsible for a veritable explosion of periodicals, poetry, and manifestos. This book discusses this outpouring and the group education,  Read more...


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"Moving from the rhetoric of self-health materials through feminist polemics of the time, poems that stretch the boundaries of the genres, and feminist performance work to theory, Flannery reveals Read more...

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