Books by Florence Howe

A LIFE IN MOTION by Florence Howe
Released: April 1, 2011

"The early chapters recall Simone de Beauvoir's Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter, but later chapters become unfocused as Howe tries to include everything. Nonetheless, a valuable chronicle of a life devoted to ideas and social justice."
A frank, engaging memoir by Feminist Press founder Howe (editor: The Politics of Women's Studies: Testimony from the 30 Founding Mothers, 2000, etc.) about growing up poor, smart and determined. Read full book review >
Released: May 15, 2000

"Today's mothers and daughters will cherish this wide-ranging collection as a pleasing reminder that it's here now."
In celebration of its 30th anniversary, City University's Feminist Press offers an anthology on growing up female, with pieces drawn from contemporary authors as well as the neglected masters the Press helped restore to prominence. Read full book review >