Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" From that school, I went on to Radcliffe, congratulating myself that now I would have great men as my teachers. From 1947 to 1951, when I graduated, I never saw a single woman on a lecture platform, or in front of a class, except when a woman graduate... "
Adrienne Rich: The Moment of Change - Page 148
by Cheri Colby Langdell - 2004 - 277 pages
Limited preview - About this book

On the Contrary: Essays by Men and Women

Martha Rainbolt, Janet Fleetwood - 1983 - 370 pages
...education they gave us in no way prepared us to survive as women in a world organized by and for men. From that school, I went on to Radcliffe, congratulating...woman on a lecture platform, or in front of a class, except when a woman graduate student gave a paper on a special topic. The "great men" talked of other...
Limited preview - About this book

Reading Adrienne Rich: Reviews and Re-visions, 1951-81

Jane Roberta Cooper - 1984 - 390 pages
...to a highly selective, competitive all-girls high school and then to Radcliffe, of which she writes: "I never saw a single woman on a lecture platform, or in front of a class . . . and never again was I to experience, from a teacher, the kind of prodding, the insistence that...
Limited preview - About this book

A Separate Vision: Isolation in Contemporary Women's Poetry

Deborah Pope - 1999 - 196 pages
...of conventional gender tyranny. Later, at Radcliffe, there were more lessons to be learned from men. I went on to Radcliffe, congratulating myself that...of Man, the history of Mankind, the future of man. . . . Women students simply were not taken very seriously. Harvard's message to women was an elite...
Limited preview - About this book

Carolyn G. Heilbrun, Feminist in a Tenured Position

Susan Kress - 1997 - 298 pages
...already closing in.39 Adrienne Rich, in 1947 entering another of the seven sisters, Radcliffe, reports: "I never saw a single woman on a lecture platform, or in front of a class, except when a woman graduate student gave a paper on a special topic." She and Heilbrun learned a similar...
Limited preview - About this book

American Higher Education Transformed, 19402005: Documenting the National ...

Wilson Smith, Thomas Bender - 2008 - 544 pages
...education they gave us in no way prepared us to survive as women in a world organized by and for men. From that school, I went on to Radcliffe, congratulating...woman on a lecture platform, or in front of a class, except when a woman graduate student gave a paper on a special topic. The "great men" talked of other...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search