The Emma Goldman Papers

Emma Goldman, 1901, Arrest mug shot (Library of Congress)

September 7-29, 2010, Coburn Gallery

A major figure in the history of American radicalism and feminism,  Emma Goldman (1869-1940) was an influential anarchist of her day and an early advocate of free speech, birth control, women’s equality, and union organization.  Deported in 1919, she participated in the social and political movements of her age, including the Russian Revolution and the Spanish Civil War.

Lecture by Dr. Candace Falk: September 23, 4:00PM, Packard Hall. A gallery tour and reception in Coburn Gallery will follow the lecture.