resource list: greenham common women's peace movement history

These materials detail the activities, visions, and goals of women involved in the peace movement that centered around Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp (1991-2000). 
The entries are organized by books & articles, films, and web pages & archives.

 

Books & Articles

Planetary destruction, ecofeminists and transformative politics in the early 1980s
Benedikte Zitouni, Nov. 2014. Interface.
http://www.interfacejournal.net/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Issue-6_2-Zitouni.pdf

Greenham Women Everywhere: Dreams,  ideas and actions from the women’s peace movement
Alice Cook and Gwyn Kirk, 1983. London and Boston: Pluto Press/South End Press.

Greenham Common: Women at the wire
Barbara Harford, 1984. London: The Women’s Press.

Greenham: Non-violent women-v-crown prerogative
Sarah Hipperson, 2005. Greenham Publications
http://www.greenhamwpc.org.uk/book.htm

Writing the Web: Letters from the women’s peace movement
Margaretta Jolly
http://www.feministseventies.net/Greenham.html

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp: A history of non-violent resistance 1984-95
Beth Junor, 1995. Working Press/AK Press Dsitribution.

Our Greenham Common: Feminism and nonviolence
Gwyn Kirk, 1989. In Rocking the Ship of State: Towards a Feminist Peace Politics, Adrienne Harris and Ynestra King (eds.). Boulder: Westview Press. Ch. 6.

Our Greenham Common: Not just a place, but a movement
Gwyn Kirk, 1989. In Rocking the Ship of State: Towards a Feminist Peace Politics,
Adrienne Harris and Ynestra King (eds.). Boulder: Westview Press. Ch. 14.

Long Road to Greenham: Feminism and anti-militarism in Britain since 1820
Jill Liddington, 1990. London: Virago.

Walking to Greenham: How the peace camp began and the Cold War ended
Ann Pettitt, 2006. Aberystwyth: Honno Welsh Women’s Press.

Common Women, Uncommon Practices: The queer feminism of Greenham
Sasha Roseneil. 2000. London: Cassell.

Disarming Patriarchy: Feminism and political action at Greenham
Sasha Roseneil, 1995. Milton Keynes: Open University Press.

The Greenham Common Peace Camp and its Legacy
Jean Stead, 2006. Guardian, 5 Sept.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2006/sep/05/greenham5

Films

And the Fence Came Tumbling Down
Janet Bloomfield, Tim Knock, Pamela Meidell, 2001
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/products/and-the-fence-came-tumbling-down-598/

Carry Greenham Home
Beeban Kidron and Amanda Richardson, 1984. (66 minutes)

Common Sense: Greenham Actions 1982
Gwyn Kirk, 1983.
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/products/commonsense-greenham-actions-1982-1307/

Greenham Common: Both sides of the fence, Part 1
Meridian Broadcasting, 1994.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IqsbgYQ5Ls

Greenham Common: Both sides of the fence, Part 2
Meridian Broadcasting, 1994
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGzzU6EaWoo

The Greenham Challenge: Bringing missiles to trial, Part 1
Peter Wiesner
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IY4yeFJJPYw

The Greenham Challenge: Bringing missiles to trial, Part 2
Peter Wiesner
http://vimeo.com/38034882

The Greenham Challenge: Bringing missiles to trial, Part 3
Peter Wiesner
http://vimeo.com/38037241

Web Pages & Archives

Glasgow Women’s Library: Greenham Common in the archive
http://womenslibrary.org.uk/tag/greenham-common/

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp, 1981-2000
http://www.greenhamwpc.org.uk/

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp, 1981-2000 - BBC news
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/514492.stm

Imperial War Museum–Greenham Common, The Women’s Peace Camp 1981-2000
http://archive.iwm.org.uk/upload/package/22/greenham/index.htm

National Archives, Records of Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp (Yellow Gate)
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/a2a/records.aspx?cat=106-5gcw&cid=-1#-1

Women’s Archive of Wales-Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp Collection
http://anws.llgc.org.uk/cgi-bin/anw/frames/fulldesc?inst_id=33&coll_id=2463

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