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The house that Jill built

a lesbian nation in formation

by Becki Ross

  • 235 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario,
  • Toronto
    • Subjects:
    • Lesbian Organization of Toronto.,
    • Lesbians -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Societies and clubs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementBecki L. Ross.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ75.6.C22 T677 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 357 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages357
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL894062M
      ISBN 100802004601, 0802074790
      LC Control Number95184858
      OCLC/WorldCa32016542

      The House that Jill Built Jill's little house is so cosy and perfect all her nursery-rhyme neighbours would like a room of their own. But as Jill's household grows and .   Nevertheless, The House That Jill Built is a rich study of a unique moment in Canadian feminism. Ross contributes to Canadian history a vibrant yet critical analysis of the lesbian-feminist vision. To this dyke, who came out in the s into the arms of lesbian-feminism, The House That Jill Built is a sympathetic portrayal of both the positive.

      The House That Jill Built convincingly analyses the significant achievements of lesbian feminism in the s as well as the limitations of identity-based organizing. The book is especially useful for those interested in the fields of women's studies, cultural studies, queer theory, and social : Becki L Ross.   House That Jill Built by Phyllis Root, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(32).

        Book from Project Gutenberg: The House that Jill Built: after Jack's had proved a failure. The House That Jill Built is the first book that dares to ask women, "if you could, if you knew how, what would a house that you build for yourself look like?" Millions of women are already learning the basics of do-it-yourself and getting in tune with the empowering nature of power tools.


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Flip the flaps, open a fun foldout, and peek inside a final pop-up to find out what happens when everyone's favorite storybook characters move into THE HOUSE THAT JILL BUILT. Jill's house is so cozy and warm that all her nursery-rhyme friends are knocking on Pages:   The House That Jill Built is perfect for women of all skill levels, from the experienced do-it-her-selfer to the woman who doesn't know the difference between a stud finder and a palm sander, to the woman who is looking to move on to more complex or large-scale : Judy Ostrow.

Book Description: In The House That Jill Built, Becki Ross explores the dedicated struggle of a largely white, middle-class group of lesbian feminists to subvert the history of lesbian invisibility and persecution by claiming a collective, empowering, public presence in Toronto during the mid- to late s.

Get this from a library. The house that Jill built. [Phyllis Root; Delphine Durand] -- Jill builds a cozy house just for her and her cat, but each of her neighbors, who are nursery rhyme characters, wants a room, so Jill keeps adding rooms to her house until it is not so cozy anymore.

Taken at a single dose, the counsel was confusing, to say the least; but Jill read it faithfully, laid it away for future reference, and gave the summary to her husband somewhat as follows: "It appears, Jack, my dear, to be absolutely indispensable to our future happiness that the.

A witty conceit of a favourite nursery rhyme - with over 70 pop-ups and flaps. Jill's little house is so cosy and perfect, all her nursery-rhyme neighbours would like a room of their own.

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