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The Emma Goldman Papers
This Web site at the University of California, Berkeley is the official research and publication center for Goldman's papers. The site features in-depth information on Goldman, as well as numerous transcriptions of her speeches.
The Labadie Collection
The Special Collections Library at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor presents online exhibits and hundreds of photographs related to anarchism. The collection was donated in 1911 by Joseph Labadie, a prominent Detroit anarchist.
Women of Valor: Emma Goldman
This online exhibit, produced by the Jewish Women's Archive, includes extensive information about Emma Goldman's life and work. Browse magazines, handbills, newspaper and magazine clippings, and more.
International Institute for Social History
This documentary and research organization, based in Amsterdam, holds archival collections related to social history and the labor movement, in the past and today. Their Web site presents virtual exhibitions, including political posters from around the world.
American Experience: Woodrow Wilson
Meet America's 28th president, whose time in office coincided with the height of Emma Goldman's popularity, and whose policies toward World War I, including the Espionage and Sedition Acts, would lead to Goldman's exile.
American Experience: The Pill
Explore the story of birth control in America, and the life of one of Emma Goldman's sympathetic contemporaries, Margaret Sanger.
American Experience: Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind
Another immigrant whose radical activism would lead to his deportation just a few years after Goldman's, Marcus Garvey was an African American leader who influenced politics and culture around the world.
American Experience: The Richest Man in the World: Andrew Carnegie
Learn about an immigrant to America whose life followed a different path than Goldman's, and whose steel company managers would clash with anarchists and labor during the Homestead Strike of 1892.
American Experience: The Rockefellers
For decades, the Rockefeller name was despised in America -- not just by anarchists, but by journalists, trust-busters, and ordinary citizens. Explore the ruthless world of capitalism, Rockefeller-style.
Web Sites | Books | Articles
Anderson, Carlotta. All-American Anarchist: Joseph A. Labadie and the Labor Movement. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1998.
Anderson, Margaret. My Thirty Years' War: The Autobiography, Beginnings and Battles to 1930. New York: Horizon Press, 1969.
Avrich, Paul. An American Anarchist: The Life of Voltairine de Cleyre. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978.
----. Anarchist Portraits. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1988.
----. Anarchist Voices: An Oral History of Anarchism in America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995.
----. The Haymarket Tragedy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984.
----. The Modern School Movement. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1980.
----. Sacco and Vanzetti: The Anarchist Background. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1991.
Baker, Kevin. Dreamland, A Novel. New York: Perennial, 1999.
Bakunin, Michael. God and the State. 1916. Translated by Benjamin Tucker, with a new introduction by Paul Avrich. New York: Dover Publications, 1970.
Behrman, S. N. The Worcester Account. New York: Random House, 1946.
Beisel, Nicola. Imperiled Innocents: Anthony Comstock and Family Reproduction in Victorian America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997.
Bender, Thomas. New York Intellect: A History of Intellectual Life in New York City from 1750 to the Beginnings of Our Own Time. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987.
Berkman, Alexander. The Bolshevik Myth (Diary 1920-1922). New York: Boni and Liveright, 1925.
----. Now and After: The ABC of Communist Anarchism. New York: Vanguard Press, 1929.
----. Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist. New York: Mother Earth Publishing Company, 1912.
Berman, Paul. Quotations from the Anarchists. New York: Praeger, 1972.
Bruns, Roger. The Damndest Radical. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1987.
Buhle, Mari Jo, Paul Buhle and Dan Georgakas. Encyclopedia of the American Left.New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
Buhle, Paul and Edmund B. Sullivan. Images of American Radicalism. Hanover, Massachusetts: The Christopher Publishing House, 1998.
Carpenter, Mecca Reitman. No Regrets: Dr. Ben Reitman and the Women Who Loved Him. Lexington, Massachusetts: SouthSide Press, 1999.
Chesterton, G. K. The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare. London: Penguin Books, 1908.
Conrad, Joseph. The Secret Agent, A Simple Tale. London: Methuen & Co., 1907.
Corsi, Edward. In the Shadow of Liberty: The Chronicle of Ellis Island. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1935.
Diggins, John Patrick. The Rise and Fall of the American Left. New York: W.W. Norton, 1992.
Diner, Hasia. In the Almost Promised Land: American Jews and Blacks, 1915-1935. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1977.
----. Lower East Side Memories: A Jewish Place In America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000.
Doctorow, E.L. Ragtime. New York: Random House, 1974.
Drinnon, Richard and Anna Maria Drinnon, ed. Nowhere at Home: Letters from Exile of Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman. New York: Schocken Books, 1975.
Drinnon, Richard. Rebel in Paradise: A Biography of Emma Goldman. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1961.
Duberman, Martin. Haymarket, A Novel. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2003.
Falk, Candace, Barry Pateman and Jessica Moran, eds. Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years. Volume 1: Made For America, 1890-1901. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003.
Falk, Candace, Stephen Cole and Sally Thomas, eds. Emma Goldman: A Guide to Her Life and Documentary Sources. Alexandria, Virginia: Chadwyck-Healey, 1995.
Falk, Candace. Love, Anarchy and Emma Goldman. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1984.
Figes, Orlando. A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution 1891-1924. New York: Viking Penguin, 1997.
Glassgold, Peter. Anarchy! An Anthology of Emma Goldman's Mother Earth. Washington: Counterpoint, 2001.
Glenn, Susan A. Daughters of the Shtetl: Life and Labor in the Immigrant Generation. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1990.
Goldman, Emma. Anarchism and Other Essays. New York: Mother Earth Publishing Association, 1910.
----. Living My Life. New York: Knopf, 1931.
----, ed. Mother Earth Magazine. New York: Mother Earth Publishing Company, 1911-1917.
----. My Disillusionment in Russia. London: C.W. Daniel, 1925.
----. The Social Significance of the Modern Drama. Boston: R. G. Badger, 1914.
Green, Martin. New York 1913: The Armory Show and the Paterson Strike Pageant. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1988.
Hapgood, Hutchins. A Victorian in the Modern World. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1939.
Haywood, William D. Bill Haywood's Book: The Autobiography of William D. Haywood. New York: International Publishers, 1929.
Kazin, Alfred. New York Jew. New York: Knopf, 1978.
Kessler-Harris, Alice. A Woman's Wage: Historical Meanings and Social Consequences. Lexington, Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky, 1990.
----. Out to Work: A History of Wage-Earning in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1982.
Kornbluh, Joyce, ed. Rebel Voices: An I.W.W. Anthology. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr Publishing Company, 1998.
Kropotkin, Peter. Anarchist Communism, Its Basis and Principles. London: Freedom Press, 1920.
----. Conquete du pain (The Conquest of Bread). Edited, with an introduction by Paul Avrich. London: Allen Lane, 1972.
----. Memoirs of a Revolutionist. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Company, 1899.
----. Mutual Aid, A Factor of Evolution. Boston: Extending Horizons Books, 1955.
Luhan, Mabel Dodge. Movers and Shakers: Volume Three of Intimate Memories. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1936.
Lukas, J. Anthony. Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997.
Marsh, Margaret. Anarchist Women. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1981.
Montgomery, David. The Fall of the House of Labor: The Workplace, the State, and American Labor Activism, 1865-1925. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.
O'Neill, Eugene. The Iceman Cometh. New York: Random House, 1939.
Painter, Nell Irwin. Standing at Armageddon: The United Sates, 1877-1919. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 1987.
Peiss, Kathy. Cheap Amusements Working Women and Leisure in Turn-of-the-Century New York. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986.
Polenberg, Richard. Fighting Faiths: The Abrams Case, the Supreme Court, and Free Speech. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1987.
Porter, David, ed. Vision on Fire: Emma Goldman on the Spanish Revolution. New Paltz, New York: Commonground Press, 1983.
Rabban, David. Free Speech in Its Forgotten Years. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Reed, John. Ten Days That Shook the World. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1919.
Remnick, David. Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire. New York: Vintage Books, 1994.
Riasanovsky, Nicholas V. A History of Russia. New York: Oxford University Press, 1977.
Rosenstone, Robert. Romantic Revolutionary: A Biography of John Reed. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982.
Seldes, George. Witness to a Century: Encounters with the Noted, the Notorious, and the Three SOBs. New York: Ballentine Books, 1987.
Shaw, George Bernard. The Intelligent Woman's Guide to Socialism, Capitalism, Sovietism and Fascism. London: Constable and Company Limited, 1928.
----. Saint Joan. New York: Brentano's, 1926.
Shulman, Alix Kates, ed. Red Emma Speaks: An Emma Goldman Reader. New York: Schocken Books, 1983.
----. To the Barricades: The Anarchist Life of Emma Goldman. New York: Crowell, 1971.
Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr I. The Gulag Archipelago. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1973.
Stansell, Christine. American Moderns: Bohemian New York and the Creation of a New Century. New York: Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2000.
Theoharis, Athan G. and John Stuart Cox. The Boss: J. Edgar Hoover and the Great American Inquisition. Philadelphia: Temple University Press,1988.
Wexler, Alice. Emma Goldman, An Intimate Life. New York: Pantheon Books, 1984.
----. Emma Goldman in Exile, from the Russian Revolution to the Spanish Civil War. Boston: Beacon Press, 1989.
Woodward, Robert H. and James J. Clark, The Social Rebel in American Literature. New York: Odyssey Press, 1968.
Zinn, Howard. A People's History of the United States, 1492 - Present. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1980.
Zola, Emile. Germinal. London: Vizetelly, 1885.
Zurrier, Rebecca. Art For the Masses: A Radical Magazine and Its Graphics, 1911-1917. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1988.
Web Sites | Books | Articles
Berman, Paul. "Emma Goldman is Alive and Well and Making Trouble on the Lower East Side." Village Voice, Voice Literary Supplement, October 1985.
Frankel, Oz. "Whatever Happened to 'Red Emma'?: Emma Goldman, from Alien Rebel to American Icon." Journal of American History, 1996.