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Women working : an anthology of stories and poems / [editors], Nancy Hoffman, Florence Howe ; illustrations by Ann Toulmin-Rothe ; collected by Elaine Hedges [and others].

; Howe, Florence ; Hedges, Elaine
Old Westbury, N.Y. : Feminist Press, [1979] .
ISBN 9780070204317, 0070204314, 0912670576

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Other Authors Hedges, Elaine.
Hoffman, Nancy.
Howe, Florence.
Subjects American literature -- Women authors.
Anthologie.
Arbeit (Motiv)
Frauenliteratur.
USA.
Women -- Employment -- Literary collections.
Women -- Employment.
Work -- Literary collections.
Work.
Series Women's lives, women's work.
Description xxxi, 271 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes index.
Also issued online.
Contents Family work : and when is there time. Farm wife / Ellen Bryant Voigt -- Midsummer / Patricia Cumming -- Alli por la calle San Luis / Carmen Tafolla -- The Indian trader / Alice Lee Marriott -- The butcher / Wilma Shore -- I stand here ironing / Tillie Olsen -- They call me Mummy / Sheila Ballantyne -- An attempt at reform / August Strindberg -- The Famous Writers School opens its arms in the next best thing to welcome / Rosellen Brown.
Oppressive work : whose dog am I? A good day's work / Naomi Replansky -- The bound girl / Mary Wilkins Freeman -- Amelia / Charles Reznikoff -- America and I / Anzia Yezierska -- A Wagner matinee / Willa Cather -- Waitresses / Ranice Henderson Crosby -- Poem for Aretha / Nikki Giovanni.
Satisfying work : sturdiness and singing. Lineage / Margaret Walker -- Tom's husband / Sarah Orne Jewett -- The whole pot / Alice Lee Marriott -- Mules and men / Zora Neale Hurston -- The only people / Judith Higgins -- Raymond's run / Toni Cade Bambara -- Medicine man / Rikki Lights -- The bowl / Barbara Smith -- Hats / Jean Pedrick.
Transforming work : moment of assertion. Notes from a slave ship / Edward Field -- Girl held without bail / Margaret Walker -- Women / Alice Walker -- The bedquilt / Dorothy Canfield Fisher -- The Triangle fire / Sholem Asch -- I was marching / Meridel le Sueur -- The peace walk / Sue Davidson -- Phantasia for Elvira Shateyev / Adrienne Rich -- To be of use / Marge Piercy.
Genre Literary collections.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3770996
(OCoLC)ocm03770996
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