Mariarosa Dalla Costa

A Dalla Costa archive has opened in Padua, Italy

A new archive of militant materials has just become available in the city library of Padua, Italy.

Reproduction and immigration - Mariarosa Dalla Costa

Article by autonomist feminist from the American magazine ZeroWork.

Capitalism and reproduction - Mariarosa Dalla Costa

Capitalism and reproduction - Mariarosa Dalla Costa

A Marxist-feminist analysis of how capitalism is reproduced and develops.

The door to the garden: feminism and Operaismo - Mariarosa Dalla Costa

A paper on the history of Italian Marxist feminism given at a seminar on Operaismo ('workerism') held in Rome, June 2002 (3,000 words).

The power of women and the subversion of the community

Tailors strike in Italy's Hot Autumn

An influential pamphlet by Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James in 1972 that used a feminist reading of Marx to challenge Left orthodoxy on the role of women, their labour and their struggles.