The End of This Day's Business (Paperback)

The End of This Day's Business By Katharine Burdekin, Daphne Patai (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Katharine Burdekin, Daphne Patai (Afterword by)
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One of the few serious role-reversal utopias we have. I read it in one sitting. --Joanna Russ, author of The Female Man

In a world ruled by women, men live alone and rear boys in a cheerful atmosphere of sports, physical labor, and healthy sexuality, but without the consciousness of anxiety of knowledge of history claimed by women.

This novel, written in 1935 and described by Choice as a forgotten masterpiece, turns on the desire of a woman to teach her son about the past. Risking both their lives, she tells the story of the rise of fascism and the subsequent world transformation as life-loving women took over from death-loving men.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781558610095
ISBN-10: 155861009X
Publisher: Feminist Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 1993
Pages: 208
Language: English