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The archival turn in feminism : outrage in order

Author: Kate Eichhorn
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"In the 1990s, a generation of women born during the rise of the second wave feminist movement plotted a revolution. These young activists funneled their outrage and energy into creating music, and zines using salvaged audio equipment and stolen time on copy machines. By 2000, the cultural artifacts of this movement had started to migrate from basements and storage units to community and university archives,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Eichhorn
ISBN: 9781439909515 1439909512
OCLC Number: 835602106
Description: xii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
The "scrap heap" reconsidered --
Selected archives of feminist archiving --
Archival regeneration --
The zine collections at the Sallie Bingham Center --
Redefining a movement --
The riot grrrl collection --
Radical catalogers & accidental archivists --
The Barnard Zine Library --
Conclusion --
Responsibility: Kate Eichhorn.


Chronicles these important cultural artifacts and their collection, cataloging, preservation, and distribution.  Read more...


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"Eichhorn has produced an original and incisive addition to the increasingly lively and crowded international debate around archives, feminism and activism... Her book is a particularly welcome Read more...

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