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'A remarkable woman from the US whose influence was international' Guardian --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860–1935) was a prominent American author, writing poetry, short stories, novels, and non-fiction. She was a feminist and a campaigner for social reform and is best remembered today for short story "The Yellow Wallpaper." --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
This is a great, imaginative book, one of my favorites. I highly recommend it.Published on April 10 2004 by J. Jacobs
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Herland (Dover, 1909)
I always found it odd that Gilman, a prolific writer during her life, had become so obscure less than a century later as to be... Read more
A beautiful and thorough examination of utopia populated entirely by women, through the prism of an intelligent and educated young man. Read morePublished on Jan. 25 2003 by Jonathan Orme
I came across this work while researching Utopian and Dystopia Lit in college and it was love at first read. Read morePublished on Aug. 29 2002
Like most utopias, Herland hasn't aged well. What sounds like heaven to one generation seems more like hell to another. Read morePublished on May 3 2002 by Sarah E. Mcfadden
Three American explorers stumble upon a small country they dub Herland that's populated totally by women. Read morePublished on April 15 2002
This book was assigned reading for me back in college 12 years ago and I have been thinking about ever since then. Read morePublished on Jan. 17 2002 by Theresa Mcdonald
Having read the book in one sitting, I'm excited about the ideas "Herland" brings to the present world, especially about men's view of women, and even women's view of... Read morePublished on Jan. 15 2002 by nychen
Lovers of fantasy as well as feminism will love this book. Perkins gives us a look into what the world might look like if women were in charge. Read morePublished on Oct. 26 2001 by Julie