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Shulman, Alix Kates

Overview
Works: 66 works in 253 publications in 11 languages and 9,092 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3569.H77, 813.54
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Memoirs of an ex-prom queen; a novel by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

37 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sardonic portrayal of one white, middle-class, Midwestern girl's coming-of-age, the novel takes a wry and prescient look at a range of experiences treated at the time as taboo but which were ultimately accepted as matters of major political significance: sexual harassment, job discrimination, the sexual double standard, rape, abortion restrictions, the double binds of marriage and motherhood, and the frantic quest for beauty. The book went on to sell more than a million copies and is regarded today as a classic, one of the first and best pieces of fiction born of the women's liberation movement. --Amazon.com
Burning questions : a novel by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

34 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Burning Questions" is a provocative coming-of-age chronicle of the Women's Liberation Movement, as seen through the eyes of a young woman who flees midwestern suburban life to find her true self in 1950s New York City. Eighteen-year-old Zane IndiAnna feels trapped by life in her small midwestern town. So she sets out for New York, landing in Greenwich Village during the revolutionary days of Allen Ginsburg and Jack Kerouac. Zane's story of rebellious political awakening plays out over the 1950s, '60s, and '70s, mirroring the rise of the Women's Liberation Movement and bringing the evolution of American feminism to vivid life
Five sisters : women against the Tsar by Barbara Alpern Engel( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of five Russian revolutionaries of the 19th century
In every woman's life ... : a novel by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women search for and express new meanings in the old idea that a time must come for every woman to think about marriage
On the stroll by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin catches a bus from her home in Maine to New York City to escape her tyrannical father. With no money and little hope of finding a decent job, the sixteen-year-old girl is easy prey for a hard-luck pimp named Prince. He quickly gains Robin's trust and introduces her to the seedy underbelly of the city, a world of sex, drugs, and lies in which she must fight to survive. A homeless woman named Owl, who was once beautiful and bold, befriends Robin as they both struggle to take control of their lives. On the Stroll is a moving, gritty picture of the people who find themselves on society's margins and a heartrending look at the ultimate costs of homelessness and prostitution
To love what is : a marriage transformed by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of Memoirs of an Ex-Prom Queen and Drinking the Rain recounts the accident that brain-damaged her beloved husband, describing her struggles with anxiety and the less-anticipated impact of her caregiver's role on her career
Red Emma speaks : an Emma Goldman reader by Emma Goldman( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: Unlike any other collection of Goldman's work, RED EMMA SPEAKS presents in a single, handy volume the full sweep of her opinions and personality. In addition to nine essays from Goldman's own 1910 collection ANARCHISM AND OTHER ESSAYS, three dramatic sections from her 1931 autobiography LIVING MY LIFE, and the Afterword to her MY DISILLUSIONMENT IN RUSSIA (which the collapse of the Soviet Union has revealed as prescient), this book contains sixteen more pieces covering a great range of subjects, assembled here for the first time to offer a rich composite of Goldman's life and thought. RED EMMA SPEAKS on: anarchism, sex, prostitution, marriage, jealousy, prisons, religion, schools, violence, war, communism, and much more. The first edition of RED EMMA SPEAKS (1972), with a biographical sketch, introduced Goldman to a new generation. The second edition (1985), enlarged to serve an exploding interest in women's studies, added three more essays plus an assessment of Goldman's feminism by Alix Kates Shulman. The present, third edition, containing a new Foreword by Shulman and more accessible source listings, has been revised to situate the works more precisely in light of a burgeoning Goldman scholarship
Ménage by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exiled author Zoltan Barbu comes to live with the affluent McKays--Helen, an aspiring writer, and Mack, a man looking for a cultural connection--soon shilfting alliances and sexual misadventures arise. By the author of Memoirs of an Ex-Prom Queen. Original
To the barricades; the anarchist life of Emma Goldman by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the anarchist who was driven by her hatred of oppression
The little locksmith by Katharine Butler Hathaway( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the memoir of Katharine Butler Hathaway. Born in Salem, Massachusetts, 1890, she attended Radcliffe college and later went on to write of her experiences in Maine, New York City, and Paris during the artists' culture of the 1920s. She writes of her life from her childhood with spinal tuberculosis at the age of five. She spent the next 5 years strapped to a board ... her body eventually became deformed as she never grew any large than that of a ten-year-old child. As she grows up, Katharine, begins to discover the value of her life, her self, and her independence
Red Emma speaks; selected writings and speeches by Emma Goldman( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in the trees : U.S. women's short stories about battering and resistance, 1839-1994( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories on domestic violence over the past two centuries and the way some women handled it. In Susan Glaspell's A Jury of Her Peers, a wife declares she is such a sound sleeper she never heard the killers who strangled her husband with a rope as the two slept side-by-side
Feminist : Stories from Women's Liberation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary film tells the story of the women's liberation movement from the years 1963-1970. It explorers the details of the feminist revolution and connects the controversy around "feminism" with our incomplete memory of what really happened
Awake or asleep by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text explores the difference between being asleep and awake
Finders keepers by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa, the best finder on the playground, develops some unique rules for a game of Finders Keepers
A marriage agreement and other essays : four decades of feminist writing by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a career spanning four decades, Alix Kates Shulman has written on issues ranging from marriage, sex, and divorce to religious identity, age, and family devotion. Throughout her diverse body of work runs a staunch advocacy of equal rights and social justice. Beginning with her provocative essay "A Marriage Agreement," written in 1969, and continuing through to the heartrending "Caring for an Ill Spouse, and Other Caregivers," written in 2011, this collection provides a window into the social movements that defined an era
Bosley on the Number Line by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night before his tenth birthday a boy is transported to a land beyond the Milky Way where his peculiar adventures involve elementary concepts of the New Math
The traffic in women and other essays on feminism by Emma Goldman( Book )

4 editions published between 1870 and 1990 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il senso dell'amore : storia di un matrimonio by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drinking the rain by Alix Kates Shulman( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selvbiografisk roman om en 50-årig kvindelig forfatter, et stresset storbymenneske, som isolerer sig på en øde ø for at få arbejdsro
 
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Alternative Names
Alix Kates Shulman American writer

Alix Kates Shulman Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Kates Shulman, Alix

Shulman, Alix K. 1932-

Shulman, Alix Kates

シャルマン, A. K.

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On the strollTo love what is : a marriage transformedRed Emma speaks : an Emma Goldman readerThe little locksmithWomen in the trees : U.S. women's short stories about battering and resistance, 1839-1994The traffic in women and other essays on feminismDrinking the rain