Title: Spare Rib
Publisher: British Library, Journal Archive
Published: 1972 – 1993
Spare Rib was an active part of the emerging women’s liberation movement in the late 20th century. 94 more words
“Recently a book was published on women’s culture, Eden Built by Eves.
This book focuses on the festivals which have been instrumental in creating our tremendous culture over the last 25 years. 147 more words
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“In the 1970s a feminist critique of makeup and other beauty practices emerged from consciousness-raising groups. … In these groups women discussed how they felt about themselves and their bodies.
Title: The Female Eunuch
Author: Germaine Greer
First Published: 1979
The Female Eunuch is a landmark in the history of the women’s movement. Drawing liberally from history, literature and popular culture, past and present, Germaine Greer’s searing examination of women’s oppression is at once an important social commentary and a passionately argued masterpiece of polemic.
Title: The Feminine Mystique
Author: Betty Friedan
First Published: 1963
When Betty Friedan produced The Feminine Mystique in 1963, she could not have realized how the discovery and debate of her contemporaries’ general malaise would shake up society. 103 more words
Title: To Be Real: Telling the Truth and Changing the Face of Feminism
Editor: Rebecca Walker
First Published: 1995
An anthology of essays by up-and-coming feminist and gay writers reevaluates the objectives and philosophy of the feminist movement, calling for more emphasis on liberating women than guarding their sexual behavior.