Charlotte Perkins Gilman Books

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Eternal Me

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [Garan the Eternal is a collection of science fiction short stories by Andre Norton. It was first published in 1972 by Fantasy Publishing Company Inc. in an edition of 1300 copies. The last two stories are from the authors Witch World series.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 157

Herland

  [english | 1915]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [Very fascinating utopian novel (or novella -- its a quick read). Dated in some ways but incredibly forward-looking in others.]
Genres: [women studies | science fiction | audiobookDownloads: 206

If I Were A Man

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3 1860 - August 17 1935) was a prominent American sociologist novelist writer of short stories poetry and nonfiction and a lecturer for social reform. She was a utopian feminist during a time when her accomplishments were exceptional for women and she served as a role model for future generations of feminists because of her unorthodox concepts and lifestyle. Her ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 471

Nation

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [Woodstock Nation: A Talk-Rock Album is a book written by Abbie Hoffman in 1969 that describes his experiences at that years Woodstock Music and Arts Festival. The book was written as Hoffman was awaiting trial for conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Mostly written in a stream of consciousness style Woodstock Nation focuses on youth culture including ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 345

Our Androcentric Culture

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Excerpts: [... and condemnation. In any library catalogue we may find books upon books about women: physiological, sentimental, didactic, religious-all manner ...... toward freedom and justice, to her present valiant efforts toward full economic and political equality, each step has been termed unfeminine and resented ...... duty to her parents, with heavy religious sanction and then duty to her ...]
Genres: [essays | women studiesDownloads: 118

The Crux

  [english | 1911]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [The Crux A Novel by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. This volume was published in 1911. From the book s Preface This story is first for young women to read second for young men to read after that for anyone who wants to. Anyone who doubts its facts and figures is referred to Social Diseases and Marriage by Dr. Prince Morrow or to Hygiene and Morality by Miss Lavinia Dock a trained nurse of long ...]
Genres: [sexuality | fiction and literature | women studiesDownloads: 214

The Giant Wistaria

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3 1860 - August 17 1935) was a prominent American sociologist novelist writer of short stories poetry and nonfiction and a lecturer for social reform. She was a utopian feminist during a time when her accomplishments were exceptional for women and she served as a role model for future generations of feminists because of her unorthodox concepts and lifestyle. Her ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 190

The Man Made World Or Our Androcentric Culture

  [english | 1911]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [A liberal feminist text. Rather than considering what is appropriate masculine or feminine behaviour we should investigate what it is to be human.]
Genres: [non-fiction | political scienceDownloads: 317

The Yellow Wallpaper

  [english | 1892]  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [The Yellow Wallpaper is a 6000-word short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman first published in January 1892 in New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature illustrating attitudes in the 19th century toward womens physical and mental health.The story is written in the first person as a series of journal entries. The narrator is a ...]
Genres: [non-fiction | biography autobiography | fictionDownloads: 260

Turned

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Excerpts: [... {font-size:16 font-family:times new roman, arial, garamond, helvetica, times text-align:justify} p {font-size:16 font-family:times new roman, ...... one if her tastes were finer, her ideals loftier if she bore the pangs of bitter jealousy and outraged pride, Gerta had personal shame ...... Mr Marroner had frankly admired her, and so had his wife. They discussed her visible ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 247

What Diantha Did

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman


Summary: [The yellow wallpaper.--When I was a witch.--If I were a man.--The girl in the pink hat.--The cottagette.--The unnatural mother.--Making a change.--An honest woman.--Turned.--The widows might.--Mr. Peebles heart.--The crux.--What Diantha did.--Benigna Machiavelli.--Unpunished.--Moving the mountain.--Herland.--With her in Ourland.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 499