Retrospectives, Exhibits & Conferences

Big Mama Rag was a feminist newspaper published in Boulder, Co. Chocolate Waters put together this presentation to evoke the work of the newspaper.

Big Mama Rag Retrospective (More)

Includes: For My Granddaughters, Keynote by Valerie Taylor, September 13, 1974, The Possibilities are Staggering, Keynote by Barbara Grier, September 19, 1975 and Print is Our Medium, Keynote by Beth Hodges, September 17, 1976

Lesbian Writers Conference - 1974-1976 (More)

Books about self-publishing, feminist publishing and women as printmakers.

Feminist Publishing & Printing Resources (More)

For My Granddaughters…

This is the address given by author Valerie Taylor to the 1st Annual Lesbian Writers Conference in Chicago, Illinois, in September 1974.

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The Possibilities Are Staggering

Grier, Barbara. The Possibilities are Staggering. Chicago, IL: Womanpress, 1976.

Description from Flyer: the text of a speech delivered before the 2nd Annual Lesbian Writers Conference, Chicago, Sept. 19, 1975 by Barbara Grier (Gene Damon)
Ms. Grier, principal compiler of The Lesbian in Literature and for several years editor of The Ladder, talks about the herstory of that magazine, the future of lesbian writing and women controlled presses. The question and answer session following the talk is also included.
Available Summer, 1976
16 pges

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