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Karen Brodkin papers (Ms.2010.007)

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu

Inventory

Series 1. Accessions from 2010, 1960-2006

Subseries 2. Writings
Box 1-2

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 1 Article: "Agrarian Reform in Cuba"
1968
Box 1, Folder 2 Article: "Social Bases for Sexual Equality: A Comparative Review"
1970
Box 1, Folder 3 Brodkin's Review of Women and the Public Interest: An Essay on Policy and Protest
1972
Box 1, Folder 4 Article: "Engels Revisited: Women, The Organization of Production, and Private Property"
1974
Box 1, Folder 5 Article: "Class Roots of Feminism"
1976 Feb
Box 1, Folder 6 Article: "State Bias and Women's Status"
1976 Sep
Box 1, Folder 7 Brodkin's Review of Salt of the Earth
undated
Box 1, Folder 8 Article: "Women and Class Struggle in Sembene's God's Bits of Wood"
1978
Box 1, Folder 9 Reviews of Brodkin's Sisters and Wives: The Past and Future of Sexual Equality
1981
Box 1, Folder 10 Article: "Causality and Chance on the Upper Nile"
1979 Feb 11
Box 1, Folder 11 Brodkin's Review of Pseudoscience and Mental Aibility: The Origins and Fallacies of the IQ Controversy
1980 Feb
Box 1, Folder 12 Book Reviews by Brodkin: "Racist Eugenics Dissected"
1981 Feb
Box 1, Folder 13 Article: "The New 'Rassenscience': The Racism of the Jensens and Shockleys"
1978 Feb
Box 1, Folder 14 Article: "An Overview of Women & Power in Africa"
1982
Box 1, Folder 15 Article: "Equal Pay for Work of Comparable Value"
1982 Apr
Box 1, Folder 16 Article: "Women and Work: A New Response"
1982
Box 1, Folder 17 Article: "Then, Now & Future Women"
1983 Jul-Aug
Box 1, Folder 18 Article: "Networking: When Potluck is Political"
1983 Apr
Box 1, Folder 19 Brodkin's Review of The Goba of Zambezi: Sex Roles, Economics, and Change.
1981?
Box 1, Folder 20 Article: "Work" in The Women's Annual
1982-1983
Box 1, Folder 21 Article: "Women and Power Within the Historical Dynamic of Feminist Scholarship"
undated
Box 1, Folder 22 Essay: "Part VI: Kinship and Class Consciousness" in "Interest and Emotion"
undated
Box 1, Folder 23 Book Reviews by Brodkin: "Lab Coats and Pink Collars"
1984 Jul
Box 1, Folder 24 Report: "Women's Wages: A Key to Preserving Middle Income Jobs"
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Includes two newspaper clippings that cite this report and correspondence regarding the report


1986 Aug
Box 1, Folder 25 Brodkin's Review of Trade, Women, Class, and Society in Ancient Western Asia
1986 Dec
Box 1, Folder 26 Introduction to Women's Studies 13(3)
1987
Box 1, Folder 27 Working Paper: "A Two-Way Street: Gendering International Studies and Internationalizing Women's Studies"
1987
Box 1, Folder 28 Book Reviews by Brodkin: "'Dirty Old Ladies,' Mothers, and Others: Age and Gender in Cultural and Biological Perspectives"
1987
Box 1, Folder 29 Article: "The Origins of Women's Oppression"
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Brodkin's Review of Women's Work, Men's Property: The Origin of Gender and Class


1986?
Box 1, Folder 30 Reviews of Brodkin's Caring By The Hour
1989?
Box 1, Folder 31 Article: "Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire: Macroeconomic Trends and Women's Life Chances"
1988 Mar
Box 1, Folder 32 Article: "The Demise of Domesticity in America"
undated
Box 1, Folder 33 Article: "Gender and Grassroots Leadership"
undated
Box 1, Folder 34 Article: "Toward a Unified Theory of Class, Race and Gender"
1989 Aug
Box 1, Folder 35 Article: "What's a Life Story Got to Do with It?"
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Includes two articles that cite this article


undated
Box 1, Folder 36 Brodkin's Review of Patriarchy and Class: African Women in the Home and the Workforce
1989 Mar
Box 1, Folder 37 Brodkin's Review of Marriage and Inequality in Classless Societies
1988?
Box 1, Folder 38 Brodkin's Review of Feminism and Anthropology
1990 May
Box 1, Folder 39 Paper: "Does It Pay to Care?"
1988 Apr
Box 1, Folder 40 Interview with Brodkin: "Everyday Women's Values"
1992
Box 1, Folder 41 Fishing in the City
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

VHS, Cassette, and Papers from the film Fishing in the City


1990-2002
Box 1, Folder 42 Brodkin's Review of Michael Levin's "Black Antisemitism"
1992 Jun
Box 1, Folder 43 Introduction: New Views of Middle-Aged Women
undated
Box 1, Folder 44 Two Book Reviews by Karen Brodkin
1992?
Box 1, Folder 45 Article: "Euro-Ethnic Working-Class Women's Community Culture"
1993
Box 1, Folder 46 Article: "How Did Jews Become White Folks?"
undated
Box 1, Folder 47 Article: "Anthropology, Imperialism and Resistance: The Work of Kathleen Gough"
1993
Box 1, Folder 48 Brodkin's Review of Anthropology and the Crisis of the Intellectuals
1995
Box 1, Folder 49 Brodkin's Review of Hear My Testimony: Maria Teresa Tula, Human Rights Activist of El Salvador
1994?
Box 1, Folder 50 Brodkin's Review of Beyond A Dream Deferred: Multicultural Education and the Politics of Excellence
1995 May
Box 1, Folder 51 Brodkin's Review of White Women, Race Matters: The Social Construction of Whiteness
1995 Feb
Box 1, Folder 52 Book: How Jews Became White Folks
1998
Box 1, Folder 53 Reviews of How Jews Became White Folks
1998?
Box 1, Folder 54 Papers relating to How Jews Became White Folks
1990-2002
Box 1, Folder 55 Video: Let's Own It!
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Includes laminated set of pictures, VHS, and invitation


1998 Oct 4
Box 1, Folder 56 Book Reviews by Brodkin: "A Better World Is Possible? Anthropology and Social Movements"
2005
Box 2, Folder 1 Article: "Survival of the Fattest"
1978 Mar
Box 2, Folder 2 "The Struggle for Justice" and "Race, Class and Gender" in Transforming Anthropology
1998
Box 2, Folder 3 Article: "Race, Class, and the Limits of Democratization in the Academy"
undated
Box 2, Folder 4 Brodkin's Review of The Teeth Are Smiling: the Persistence of Racism in Multicultural Australia
1998 May
Box 2, Folder 5 Book Reviews by Karen Brodkin
1996?
Box 2, Folder 6 Article: "Women, Work, and Karl Marx"
1998
Box 2, Folder 7 Article: "Studying Whiteness: What's the Point and Where do We go from Here?"
1999 May
Box 2, Folder 8 Article: "Once More into the Streets"
2000
Box 2, Folder 9 Article: "Global Capitalism: What's Race Got to Do With it?"
2000
Box 2, Folder 10 Article: "Comments on 'Discourses of Whiteness"'
2001 Jun
Box 2, Folder 11 Article: "Diversity in Anthropological Theory"
undated
Box 2, Folder 12 Article: "Whiteness: A Mixed Bag"
2002
Box 2, Folder 13 Article: "On the Politics of Being Jewish in a Multiracial State"
2003
Box 2, Folder 14 Article: "The Struggle for Hearts and Minds: Organization, Ideology, and Emotion"
2004
Box 2, Folder 15 Brodkin's Review of Upheaval in the Quite Zone: A History of Hospital Workers' Union, Local 1199
1989
Box 2, Folder 16 Article: "Race and Gender in the Construction of Class"
1996-1997
Box 2, Folder 17 CD: "Karen Brodkin Files: Talks, Writing, + Misc"
undated
Box 2, Folder 18 Proof: "Making Democracy Matter: Identity and Activism in Los Angeles"
2006 Aug
Box 2, Folder 19 Non-Academic Writing and Activity (1 of 2)
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

"Two Steps Forward, One Step Back," "Women, Technology and Health Care"


1982 Jun - 1985 Jul 10
Box 2, Folder 20 Non-Academic Writing and Activity (2 of 2)
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

"Theft of Parenting," " Work and Family Lives," "Murphy Hall goes marching in," "Let there be light!," "UCLA Executive Program"


1986-1993
Box 2, Folder 21 Cassettes
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Beyond the Pale: The Progressive Jewish Radio House 11/7/99, Includes Karen Brodkin Interview, Plenary Sessions "Politics of Women's Work" 1994, Joe Domanick's Beneath the Surface, Williams/Jews 5/27/99


1991-1994

Subseries 2. Talks
Box 2

Container Description Date
Box 2, Folder 22 Talks Folder (1 of 2)
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

"Anthropological Research on Women in the Workplace," "Look What they Done to my Song," "The Political Economies of Kinship: The Political is Really Personal," "Network Paper," "Theft of Parenting," "MOMDIDIT," "Presentation, Women at Work Conference."


1990-1999
Box 2, Folder 23 Talks Folder (2 of 2)
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

"Captialism Hurting American Family," "Social Darwinism, Sociobiology and Sexism: IPS 11/9/82," "Greensboro Talk @ Equity and Excellence," "Racism and Sexism in the Groves of Academe," "What do Workers Want?," "Can We Be Scholars and Activists at the Same


1990-1999

Subseries 3. Travel to Cuba
Box 2

Container Description Date
Box 2, Folder 24 Brodkin's Trip to Cuba (1 of 3): Newspaper Clippings
1964
Box 2, Folder 25 Brodkin's Trip to Cuba (2 of 3): Stamps
1962-1965
Box 2, Folder 26 Brodkin's Trip to Cuba (3 of 3): Notebooks
1964
Box 2, Folder 27 Passport Case
1964-1966
Box 2, Folder 28 Brodkin's Trip to Cuba
1991
Box 2, Folder 29 Cuba Photo Disc
1964

Subseries 4. Professional Organizations and Conferences
Box 3

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 1 Conference on Anthropology In and About Los Angeles
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Photographs, program, and paper abstracts


2002 Apr 5
Box 3, Folder 2 American Ethnological Society 116th Annual Spring Meeting
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Program and abstracts


1994 Apr 14-16
Box 3, Folder 3 ARPA Newsletters
1970-1979
Box 3, Folder 4 ARPA and Radical Anthropology
1960-1979
Box 3, Folder 5 Rebellion
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Newsletters and other papers


1965

Subseries 5. Non-Teaching Faculty Activity
Box 3

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 6 Miscellaneous Correspondence
1964
Box 3, Folder 7 Chain Letter & Faculty Organizing
1989
Box 3, Folder 8 Faculty for Affirmative Action/ Amicus Brief
1995-1997
Box 3, Folder 9 Luckman Teaching Award Nomination
1997-1998
Box 3, Folder 10 Funded NSF Grants/ Applications
1984, 1990
Box 3, Folder 11 Oakland University Sex Discrimination Suit and Reappointment Fight
1975

Subseries 6. Miscellaneous
Box 3

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 12 Common Threads
Contents Note: Scope and Contents note

Information regarding Guess? Workers Controversy


1990-1999
Box 3, Folder 13 WAC Stats
undated
Box 3, Folder 14 Brodkin's CV
undated

Series 2. Accessions from 2015, 1964-2010

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 15 50-Mile Walk Completed with Carol Jacklin
1990
Box 3, Folder 16 Boston C.O.R.E. Reunion
1992
Box 3, Folder 17 CD of Photographs, Writings, and Course Materials
1964-2010