Mariarosa Dalla Costa

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 - Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James

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.