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Title Emigre feminism : transnational perspectives / edited by Alena Heitlinger.
Imprint Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, 1999.

Subject Feminism -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Feminism -- Canada -- Congresses.
Women immigrants -- Canada -- Congresses.
Alt Name Heitlinger, Alena,
Description 1 online resource (xi, 333 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Note Based on a conference held at Trent University, Peterborough, Ont., Oct. 3-6, 1996.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""CONTRIBUTORS""; ""1 A?migrA Feminism: An Introduction""; ""2 Choosing Feminism, Choosing Exile: Towards the Development of a Transnational Feminist Consciousness""; ""3 Afastada Apprehensions: The Politics of Post-exile Location and South Africa's Gendered Transition""; ""4 Transnational Links in the Making of Latin American Feminisms: A View from the Margins""; ""5 Feminist Discourse on Central and Eastern Europe: Hungarian Women's Groups in the Early 1990s as a Case Study""
""6 The Multiple Locations of a Czech A?migrA Feminist: A Biographical Perspective""""7 Catalyst, Nature, and Vitality of African-Canadian Feminism: A Panorama of an A?migrA Feminist""; ""8 There Is No Place Like Home: Caribbean Women's Feminism in Canada""; ""9 Coming to Terms with Hijab in Canada and Turkey: Agonies of a Secular and Anti-orientalist A?migrA Feminist""; ""10 A?migrA Iranian Feminism and the Construction of Muslim Woman""; ""11 My Journey as a Woman across Continents""; ""12 Transnational Subjectivities: Travelling to Greece with Karen Connelly""
""13 Western Feminism? Problems of Categorizing Women's Movements in Cross-national Research""""14 Antipodean Feminisms""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Summary Thirteen essays bring together the views of expatriate, exiled and emigre feminists from various parts of the world and explore themes of exile, home, displacement and the practice of feminism across national boundaries.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781442674363 (electronic bk.)
1442674369 (electronic bk.)
0802009298 (bound)
0802078990 (pbk.)
OCLC # 431553955
Additional Format Print version: Emigre feminism. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1999 (DLC) 99222937

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