Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)
Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)
Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)
Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)
Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)
Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)

Women’s Press: A Women’s News Journal (14 issues)

Very Good. Item #6313

Eugene, OR: Women’s Press Collective, 1971 - 1972. Newsprint (16.5 inches by 11.5 inches); variously paginated, most are [16-20] pp. Illustrated throughout. Broken run of newspapers published January 1971 through 1972.

All mail folds, as issued. Paper toned. Some minor edgewear.

A monthly, and sometimes bi-monthly, feminist periodical founded by Margarita Donnelly and others in December 1970. Roughtly 15 women worked to produce each issue, which addressed a variety of topics such as reproductive rights, access to child care, division of housework, marriage, divorce, sexual assault, and women’s liberation in general. Women’s Press, alternatively known as Womyn’s Press, published well into the 1980s. Donnelly went on to found CALYX Journal in 1976, which actively publishes and supports women authors to this day.

Issues included:

Vol. 1, No. 2 Jan-Feb, 1971
Vol. 1, No. 3 March 1971
Vol. 1, No. 4 April 1971
Vol. 1, No. 5, May - June 1971
Vol. 1, No. 6, July 1971
Vol. 1, No. 7 August 1971
Vol. 1, No. 8 August 1971 (incorrectly numbered No. 7)
Vol. 1, No. 9 October 1971
Vol. 1, No. 11 - 12 December, January 1971/1972
Vol. 1, No. 13, February 1972
Vol. 2, No. 1 March 1972
Vol. 2, No. 2 April 1972
Vol. 2, No. 3 May 1972
Vol. 2, No. 5 August 1972.

Price: $400.00