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Apr 25, Abbyg. There are a lot of intense, sad stories and people. Firestone never did unite those two pursuits, at least not publicly. And she gave us one hell of a ride.

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The E-mail Address es field is required. Please enter your name. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. Cancel Forgot your password? Although in later years a private and often isolated person, the writer, artist, and feminist thinker Shulamith Firestone was at one time a formidable public force.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: The name field is required. Paperbackpages. Remember me on this computer. With an almost anachronistic philosophical confidence she explained the world as she saw it without hesitation, from the ground up. She had been out on the street approximately three months without shelter. Shulamith Firestone Find more information about: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

See spades Cultural capital; Income Capitalism, 40, 47—48, 62, 79, 81, The Case for Feminist Revolution airlexs, an important and widely influential feminist text. For the service Kate Millett read a segment from Airless Firsetone —the same passage she references in her contribution—and then paused to address the audience. She was a central figure in the early development of radical feminism, having been a founding member of the New York Radical Women, Redstockings, and New York Radical Feminists.


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Justin rated it it was ok Oct 08, Mita Ramli rated it really liked it Dec 11, A beautiful work of keen observation and subtle empathy. Jul 17, Catherine added it. Decades later Firestone re-emerged with a small, startling book called Airless Spacesa fictionalized chronicle of her later life, that spoke in vignettes to her years spent in and out of mental hospitals.

Brilliant, passionate, aggressive, and uncompromising in her beliefs, possessing an intellectual confidence that lives on in her work, Firestone embodied much of the radical energy of her era. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Mark’s Place, I saw Valerie in the street. The result is a series of devastating observations made entirely without rhetoric.

Later stories gave a fuller portrait of a woman who was xirless and supported by family and friends, but who nevertheless slipped away. Ivan Roberts-Davis rated it it was amazing Oct 23, You already recently rated this item. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.


Write a review Rate this item: This is a prophetic book with enormous consequences since the airless paces multiply now and begin to take over.

Airless Spaces by Shulamith Firestone

To ask other readers questions about Airless Spacesplease sign up. She had lost her apartment, and presumably her welfare. User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. The E-mail message field is required. Citations are based on reference standards. Inge Sengelmann rated it it was spacea Jul 17, Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.

Inshe authored The Dialectic of Sex: English View all editions and formats. I did not see this as a meeting with a fellow theorist. This section of remembrances were compiled and edited in collaboration with Beth Stryker, as part of the Shulamith Firestone Memorial Pamphlet September 23, Short stories often as brief alrless one or two paragraphs about people who find themselves in and out of mental hospitals.

My favorite story was Firestone’s obituary for Valerie Solanas: Preview this item Preview this item. Sisi rated it really liked it Jul 19, Preview — Airless Spaces by Shulamith Firestone. You may send this item to up to five recipients. Jessica Clark rated it it was amazing Sep 13,