feminism

01aUntying the knot – feminism, anarchism & organisation by Jo Freeman and Cathy Levine.

Published by Dark Star/Rebel Press

English – 24 pages.

Originally published in 1970 in various forms.

Jo Freeman’s classic organising polemic The Tyranny of Structurelessness is printed here in whole, and followed up by Cathy Levine’s response The Tyranny Of Tyranny, forming a call and answer for the dangers of too little structure in organising and the the reasons those structureless organisations were made in the first place. A great pairing of essays compiled in this handbook from 1984.

Printing Copy – 200dpi first-last landscape layout, 17.4Mb.

Reading Copy – sequential portrait layout, 16.3Mb

Anarchism: The Feminist Connection by Peggy Kornegger

Published by Zabalaza Books

English – 20 Pages

Originally Published in Second Wave in 1975.

Editor of feminist journal The Second Wave, Krnegger introduces  people familiar with feminism to anarchism and the history of anarchy as a political movement and struggle. Still serves as a good introduction for those looking beyond the limits of mainstream feminism to radical anarca-feminist ideas.

Printing copy – 150dpi, first-last landscape layout, 13MB.

Reading copy – 150dpi, sequential portrait layout, 13MB.

The Myth of Overpopulation: A collection of articles about attempts to control the bodies and fertility of third world women edited by Barricade Books.

Published by Barricade Books

38 pages – English

First published in 1998

Contents:
New shift in depopulation strategy by Farida Akhter
Family planning: population control in drag by David Morrison
UBINIG: Declaration of the People’s Perspectives on “Population” Symposium ed. Diane Bell and Renate Klein.
People or population: Towards a new ecology of reproduction by Maria Mies and Vandana Shiva
Racism, birth control and reproduction (excerpt) by Angela Davis
Politic of ‘population’ as a number and ‘ecology’ as the crisis of the natural system (excerpt) by Farida Akhter.

Print copy 150dpi first-last landscape layout, 32.6MB.

Reading copy  150dpi, sequential portrait layout, 31.1MB.

Women in the Zapatistas

Published by Red & Black

24 pages – English

Original publication Date 1998

Five brief pieces on the role of women in the Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional from the 1990s, including statements on International Women’s Day, interviews with women Zapatistas and essays on conditions for women in rural Mexico.

Print copy 150dpi first-last landscape layout, 13.4MB.

Reading copy 150dpi, sequential portrait layout, 13.7MB.

 

Anarchism: The Feminist Connection by Peggy Kornegger

Published by Kersplebedeb

30 pages – English

Original Publication Date 1975 in The Second Wave.

A short and basic history of anarchism and how it relates to feminism and an articulation of anarcha-feminism and approaches to an anarcha-feminist future.

Print copy 150dpi first-last landscape layout, 3.6MB.

Reading copy 72dpi, sequential portrait layout, 4.0MB.