Women’s Liberation March in Washington, D.C., Aug. 26, 1970 / Photo: U.S. News & World Report (http://www.ourbodiesourselves.org)
We were inspired this week by the #WomensEqualityDay Tweetup at the Sewall-Belmont House Museum to bring you a few titles that acknowledge those who have led the way for women’s equality, to include those who often get written out of the narrative or just don’t make the page. Share what your reading with #BGMBreads.
Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own (1929)
Leslie Feinberg, Trans Liberation: Beyond Pink or Blue (1998)
Here is a short blog post that gives some context to the involvement of transgender women in the women’s liberation movement.
All the Women are White, All the Backs are Men, But Some of Us are Brave: Black Women’s Studies (1982)
Eli Clare, Exile and Pride: Disability, Queerness and Liberation
Here is a brief essay to provide further context to the disability rights movement and the work Berkeley is doing to confront its importance.