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Manuscripts/15. Women

 Record Group Term
Identifier: Manuscripts/15

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Female Liberation: A Radical Feminist Organization records

 Collection
Identifier: M122
Overview Female Liberation was a small group of women activists seeking to confront issues, such as self-defense, equal wages, birth control, consumerism, and the media's portrayal of women. To meet these goals, they published weekly newsletters and a journal of women's poetry and essays, held public meetings and classes and demonstrated to protest perceived injustices. Although the organization went through several incarnations during its seven year history, it's goal throughout was to create a...
Dates: 1968-1974

The Second Wave: A Magazine of the New Feminism records

 Collection
Identifier: M019
Overview The Second Wave: A Magazine for the New Feminism was produced by the Boston-based organization Female Liberation. The magazine was produced solely by women for a female readership. In February 1974, Female Liberation disbanded as a result of conflicts between members who belonged to the Socialist Workers Party and the majority who did not. The Second Wave was the only Female Liberation publication to continue after the parent organization dissolved. The Second Wave was based on ideological...
Dates: 1971-1984