Either inability to concentrate or simple boredom or perhaps a voracious intellect (ha)


Interesting bit of local history –
Storefront revolution: food co-ops and the counterculture by Craig Cox

On the same group


Twin Cities Women’s Union

(also another group, Twin Cities Female Liberation Group? ref in The new feminist movement By Maren Lockwood Carden and Feminism in the heartland By Judith Ezekiel and Feminist generations: the persistence of the radical women’s movement By Nancy Whittier)

Chapter by Margaret Strobel on the CWLU in Provoking agents by Judith Kegan Gardiner, mentions TCWU


Minneapolis, Minn. : Distributed by the Working Woman and Man Bookstore,
35 p. ; 23 cm.
Feminism — United States.
Working class women — United States.
Women and communism — United States.
Twin Cities Women’s Union.

[Newsletter] [microform] / Twin Cities Women’s Union.

T.C.W.U. [newsletter].
Published Minneapolis, Minn. : Twin Cities Women’s Union,
Availability TC Andersen Library Social Welfare (Gender Collection) HQ1438.M6 T83x Non-Circulating

“twin cities women’s union” search at MNHS turns up 7 items, some not relevant but some definitely are

Mention here –

Mention also in CWLU online archives re: a national soc-fem conference (found via google “twin cities women’s union”)

footnoted mention in Gardiner’s article in Feminist Studies, “What happened to socialist feminist women’s studies programs?”


Women’s Liberation Movement books

In Harm’s Way: The Pornography Civil Rights Hearings edited by Catharine A. MacKinnon and Andrea Dworkin

The Story of Jane: The Legendary Underground Feminist Abortion Service by Laura Kaplan

The Feminist Memoir Project: Voices from Women’s Liberation by Rachel Blau DuPlessis and Ann Snitow (editors)

Daring to be Bad by Alice Echols

Personal Politics: The Roots of the Women’s Liberation Movement in the Civil Rights and the New Left by Sara Evans

Tidal Wave by Sara Evans

Dear Sisters by Baxandal and Gordon

Feminism in Our Time: The Essential Writings, World War II to the Present by Miriam Schneir

In Our Time: Memoir of a Revolution by Susan Brownmiller

Tales Of The Lavender Menace: A Memoir Of Liberation by Karla Jay

Sisterhood is Global: The International Women’s Movement Anthology by Robin Morgan

Feminist Revolution by Redstockings

Heartbreak: The Political Memoir of a Feminist Militant by Andrea Dworkin

Sisterhood Is Powerful: An Anthology of Writings from the Women’s Liberation Movement by Robin Morgan

Saturday’s Child: A Memoir by Robin Morgan

Women’s movements in the United States: woman suffrage, equal rights, and beyond
By Steven M. Buechler

Author LinkAltbach, Edith Hoshino.

Title From feminism to liberation.

Cambridge, Mass., Schenkman Pub. Co. [1971]

TC Wilson Library 304.4 Al79 Regular Loan


Only partly related

Capitalist Patriarchy and the Case for Socialist Feminism by Zillah R. Eisenstein

The socialist feminist project