The Resource Women on war : an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present, edited and with an introduction by Daniela Gioseffi

Women on war : an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present, edited and with an introduction by Daniela Gioseffi

Label
Women on war : an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present
Title
Women on war
Title remainder
an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Daniela Gioseffi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compilation of writings by more than 150 women, including renowned poets, novelists, essayists, journalists, and activists
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.6/6
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ5578
LC item number
.W665 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gioseffi, Daniela
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  • Women and peace
  • Women and war
Label
Women on war : an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present, edited and with an introduction by Daniela Gioseffi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-364) and index
Contents
Prophecies and warnings: Lament to the spirit of war / Enheduanna (Sumeria, circa 2300 B.C.E.); Patriotism as a "menace to liberty" / Emma Goldman (U.S.A./Soviet Union, 1869-1940); Militarism as a province of accumulation / Rosa Luxemburg (Poland/Germany, 1870-1919); Progress / Gwendolyn Brooks (U.S.A., 1917-2000); Declaration of love / Carilda Oliver Labra (Cuba, b. 1922); Nightmare factory / Maxine Kumin (U.S.A., b. 1925); Borders / Rochelle Ratner (U.S.A., b. 1948); Fifties / Wendy Rose (U.S.A.: Hopi Nation, b. 1948); Bioterror and biosafety / Vandana Shiva (India, b. 1952) -- Violence and mourning: Elegy for my brother / Al-Khansa (Arabia, circa 575-646); Son of man / Natalia Ginzburg (Italy, 1916-1999); Star obscure / Gueni Zaimof (Bulgaria, b. 1922); War / Vesna Parun (Croatia, b. 1922); Evasion / Claribel Alegria (Nicaragua/El Salvador, b. 1924); Hatred / Maire Mhac an tSaoi (Ireland, b. circa 1935) -- Courage and resistance: Deliverance of Argos / Adelaide-Gillette Dufresnoy (France, 1765-1825); National crime / Ida Wells-Barnett (U.S.A., 1862-1931); And still I rise / Maya Angelou (U.S.A., b. 1928); Antigone / Ileana Malancioiu (Romania, b. 1940); Bath / Kimiko Hahn (U.S.A., b. 1955) -- Hope and survival: To an army wife in Sardis / Sappho (Greece, circa 610 B.C.E.); In defense of the United Nations / Eleanor Roosevelt (U.S.A., 1884-1962); Future / Daisy Al-Amir (Iraq, b. 1935); My son's childhood / Xuan Quynh (Vietnam, 1942-1988); New dawn in town / Flora Brovina (Kosovo, b. 1949)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xl, 375 p.
Isbn
9781558614093
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003042407
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2061337-01umb_inst
  • 2021586
  • (OCoLC)51519742
Label
Women on war : an international anthology of women's writings from antiquity to the present, edited and with an introduction by Daniela Gioseffi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-364) and index
Contents
Prophecies and warnings: Lament to the spirit of war / Enheduanna (Sumeria, circa 2300 B.C.E.); Patriotism as a "menace to liberty" / Emma Goldman (U.S.A./Soviet Union, 1869-1940); Militarism as a province of accumulation / Rosa Luxemburg (Poland/Germany, 1870-1919); Progress / Gwendolyn Brooks (U.S.A., 1917-2000); Declaration of love / Carilda Oliver Labra (Cuba, b. 1922); Nightmare factory / Maxine Kumin (U.S.A., b. 1925); Borders / Rochelle Ratner (U.S.A., b. 1948); Fifties / Wendy Rose (U.S.A.: Hopi Nation, b. 1948); Bioterror and biosafety / Vandana Shiva (India, b. 1952) -- Violence and mourning: Elegy for my brother / Al-Khansa (Arabia, circa 575-646); Son of man / Natalia Ginzburg (Italy, 1916-1999); Star obscure / Gueni Zaimof (Bulgaria, b. 1922); War / Vesna Parun (Croatia, b. 1922); Evasion / Claribel Alegria (Nicaragua/El Salvador, b. 1924); Hatred / Maire Mhac an tSaoi (Ireland, b. circa 1935) -- Courage and resistance: Deliverance of Argos / Adelaide-Gillette Dufresnoy (France, 1765-1825); National crime / Ida Wells-Barnett (U.S.A., 1862-1931); And still I rise / Maya Angelou (U.S.A., b. 1928); Antigone / Ileana Malancioiu (Romania, b. 1940); Bath / Kimiko Hahn (U.S.A., b. 1955) -- Hope and survival: To an army wife in Sardis / Sappho (Greece, circa 610 B.C.E.); In defense of the United Nations / Eleanor Roosevelt (U.S.A., 1884-1962); Future / Daisy Al-Amir (Iraq, b. 1935); My son's childhood / Xuan Quynh (Vietnam, 1942-1988); New dawn in town / Flora Brovina (Kosovo, b. 1949)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xl, 375 p.
Isbn
9781558614093
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003042407
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2061337-01umb_inst
  • 2021586
  • (OCoLC)51519742

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