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The Invisible Farmers

The Chief Justice of India’s recent remarks suggesting women have no place in the ongoing farmers’ protests may have gone unnoticed in the 1960s. Today they appear astonishing in their lack of awareness about what the face of the Indian farmer looks like. Continue reading

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Rising Moon

Wild Mares, chronicles my journey through six lesbian-feminist land projects during the 1970s and ‘80s. Continue reading

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The Langham Place Feminists and Women Farmers/Farming for Women

The Langham Place group thus challenged dominant conceptualisations of respectable femininity for rural womenthroughout the second half of the nineteenth-century Continue reading

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Fruit of Her Fields: California Women Farmers at the Turn of the Century

By the turn of the 20th century, California women had entered the ranks of specialty crop growers by the hundreds. Continue reading

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