Quotes by Adrienne Rich

Women's art, though created in solitude, wells up out of community. There is, clearly, both enormous hunger for the work thus bein g diffuse ...

Adrienne Rich community arts

We who were loved will neverunlive that crippling fever. ...

Adrienne Rich love ended

The repossession by women of our bodies will bring far more essential change to human society than the seizing of the means of pro duction b ...

Adrienne Rich women's rights labor movement social change

To become a token woman--whether you win the Nobel Prize or merely get tenure at the cost of denying your sisters--is to become so mething l ...

Adrienne Rich tokenism values of men

The massive weight of Uncle's wedding bandSits heavily upon Aunt Jennifer's hand. ...

Adrienne Rich marriage oppression women

The mind's passion is all for singling out.Obscurity has another tale to tell. ...

Adrienne Rich obscurity

Aunt Jennifer's tigers prance across a screen,Bright topaz denizens of a world of green. ...

Adrienne Rich animals women

Across the curve of the earth, there are women getting up before dawn, in the blackness before the point of light, in the twilight before su ...

Adrienne Rich work: negative aspects housework employment of women

...I ... believe that words can help us move or keep us paralyzed, and that our choices of language and verbal tone have something --a great ...

Adrienne Rich language thinking thoughtful conversation

...Women's Studies can amount simply to compensatory history; too often they fail to challenge the intellectual and political stru ctures th ...

Adrienne Rich women studies freedom academia

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