Candace Falk

Candace Falk is the editor and director of the Emma Goldman Papers, a project of the University of California, Berkeley and of the National Historical Publications Commission of the National Archives. The project is publishing the four-volume series Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years 1890–1919 and has published Emma Goldman: A Comprehensive Microfilm Edition. She is also the author of Love, Anarchy, and Emma Goldman. Falk earned her B.A. and M.A. in Humanities at the University of Chicago and her Ph.D. in Political Theory in the History of Consciousness program at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Falk was awarded the Kanner Prize for the best bibliographical work in Women’s History, as well as a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship.

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Emma Goldman

Never knowing whether a locked door or an arrest by the police would greet her at a lecture hall, Goldman dauntlessly continued to speak on the variants of freedom encompassed in her anarchist vision.

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