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By Florence Howe

Florence Howe has led an audacious lifestyles: she created a freedom institution through the civil rights circulate, refused to bow to educational heavyweights who have been against sharing energy with ladies, and based a feminist publishing condominium at a time while books for and approximately girls have been few. Sustained through her relationships with iconic writers like Grace Paley, Tillie Olsen, and Marilyn French, she traveled the area as an emissary for women's empowerment. Howe's memoir spans her 80 years of non-public fight triumphs.

Florence Howe used to be first brought to activisim through the civil rights period and helped identify women's reviews courses around the state throughout the early years of the second one wave of the feminist circulate. In 1970 she based the Feminist Press and was once its writer until eventually 2006. She is professor emerita of English on the graduate middle on the urban college of latest York, and holds many honors in addition to six honorary doctorates, the newest from the collage of Wisconsin at Madison.

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