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The Equivalents

A Story of Art, Female Friendship, and Liberation in the 1960s

Maggie Doherty

An important new work of narrative nonfiction: the timely, never-before-told story of five brilliant, passionate women who, in the early 1960s, converged at the newly founded Radcliffe Institute for Independent Study, stepping outside the domestic sphere and shaping the course of feminism in ways that still resonate today.In 1960, at the height of ...
Publish Date
2020
May 19
Goodreads rating
3.94
ISBN
9781524733056
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Feb 16, 2021
Malcolm Cowley telling writers in the 1960s that short story collections don’t sell (from THE EQUIVALENTS by @magsrdoherty) is certainly a mood—that’s lasted 60 years. (This book is great. Read it ASAP.      source