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

Imprint Old Westbury, N.Y. : Feminist Press, c1979.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  PS508.W7 W64    Available  ---
Description xxxi, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Women's lives, women's work
Women's lives, women's work.
Note Includes index.
Contents [pt.] 1. 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 -- Waitress / Ranice Henderson Crosby -- Poem for Aretha / Nikki Giovanni -- [pt.] 2. 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 -- [pt.] 3. 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 -- [pt.] 4. 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.
Subject Women -- Employment -- Literary collections.
American literature -- Women authors.
Work -- Literary collections.
Added Author Hoffman, Nancy.
Howe, Florence.
Hedges, Elaine.
ISBN 0070204314