Together with: Susan B. Anthony Simone de Beauvoir W.E.B. Du Bois Hélène Cixous Betty Friedan Charlotte Perkins Gilman Emma Goldman Guerrilla women Ding Ling • Audre Lorde John Stuart Mill Christine de Pizan Adrienne wealthy Margaret Sanger Huda Shaarawi • Sojourner fact Mary Wollstonecraft Virginia Woolf
The crucial Feminist Reader is the 1st anthology to offer the complete scope of feminist heritage. Prizewinning historian Estelle B. Freedman brings a long time of training adventure and scholarship to her decisions, which span greater than 5 centuries. relocating past usual texts by means of English and American thinkers, this assortment beneficial properties fundamental resource fabric from world wide, together with brief works of fiction and drama, political manifestos, and the paintings of much less famous writers.
Freedman’s cogent advent assesses the demanding situations dealing with feminism, whereas her obtainable, energetic observation contextualizes every piece. The crucial Feminist Reader is a necessary addition to feminist scholarship, and a useful source for an individual attracted to the background of ladies.