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Woman's Building newsletter and brochures
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Description
A collection of two serial publications issued by the Woman's Building (Los Angeles) between 1976 and 1981: three issues of a recurring brochure for the Extension Program at the Woman's Building and nine issues of Spinning Off: A Newsletter Of Women's Culture Presented By The Woman's Building. The Woman's Building was a non-profit arts and education center created by and for women in Los Angeles, California. Active from 1973 to 1991, the Woman's Building focused on feminist art and served as a venue for the women's movement in Los Angeles. The Extension Program at the Woman's Building offered a series of courses and workshops by prominent women in the fields of literature, art, art history, design, graphics, film, video, performance, dance, music, health, and psychology in an independent and feminist environment. The three brochures in this collection provide general information about the Extension Program, along with course catalogs for the 1976 Fall Session, 1977 Winter Session, and 1977 Spring Session. Spinning Off: A Newsletter of Women's Culture Presented By The Woman's Building contains photographs, advertisements, news, calendars of events, and information about services relating to the Woman's Building. This collection holds nine issues of Spinning Off in a broken run ranging from May of 1978 (Vol. 1, No. 5) to July/August of 1981.
Extent
0.21 Linear Feet 1 box
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
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