This 2- volume set is a comprehensive and definitive history of the early feminist art movement on the West Coast starting in the 1970's. The selection of photographs, feminist art and scholarly essays make the set perfect as a textbook on feminist art history, feminism and in women's studies in general.
The Woman's Building was a major center for feminist art activity during the 1970s. Thousands of women artists, writers, performers, scholars, designers, and feminists of all sorts came through those doors. Finally, not one, buy two new volumes are available to document and describe the contributions that were made. The is a history that needed telling. No collection about feminism, women's history, and feminist art should be without it!