New Book on USA Second Wave Feminism

Feminist Coalitions: Historical Perspectives on Second-Wave Feminism in the United States Edited by Stephanie Gilmore Foreword by Sara Evans Much of the scholarship on second-wave feminism has focused on divisions within the women’s movement and its narrow conception of race and class, but the contributors to this volume remind readers that feminists in the 1960s…

CFP – Feminism in Practice Conference

Note from HoFN: This conference does not have an explicitly historical dimension but the themes it broaches certainly would benefit from one. Call for Papers Feminism in Practice Conference Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA November 15, 2008 Abstracts Due: August 30, 2008 The 2008 Feminism in Practice Conference, hosted by Lehigh University’s Women’s Center and Office…