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Sunday, May 8, 2005

The housewife theory of history.

In honor of Mother's Day, here's a fine little essay from Orion: "The Housewife Theory of History" by Rebecca Solnit (May/June 2005).

Copyright © 2005 by Philocrites | Posted 8 May 2005 at 9:12 AM

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May 9, 2005 03:43 AM | Permalink for this comment

I just wanted to say that it was a really good article, though she neglected to mention Grandmothers for Peace, who may have as much responsiblity for the breakup of the Soviet Union as anyone.


May 9, 2005 06:32 PM | Permalink for this comment

Jersey girls aside, these "housewives" strike me as the women who would be CEOs if the cultures of the countries where they live allowed them to be.


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