Alexandra Mikhailovna Kollontai ( Russian: Алекса́ндра Миха́йловна Коллонта́й, née Domontovich, Домонто́вич; 31 March [ O.S. 19 March] 1872 – 9 March 1952) was a Russian revolutionary, politician, diplomat and Marxist theoretician.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandra_Kollontai
Alexandra Mikhailovna Kollontai ( Russian: Алекса́ндра Миха́йловна Коллонта́й, née Domontovich, Домонто́вич; 31 March [ O.S. 19 March] 1872 – 9 March 1952) was a Russian revolutionary, politician, diplomat and Marxist theoretician.
Aleksandra Mikhaylovna Kollontay, Russian revolutionary who advocated radical changes in traditional social customs and institutions in Russia and who later, as a Soviet diplomat, became the first woman to serve as an accredited minister to a foreign country. The daughter of a general in the
Biography Image Gallery Intro to Alexandra Kollontai To the Woman Worker, MP3 Audio of Kollontai speaking. ( Translation) Works: 1907-1916: International Socialist Conferences of Women Workers 1908: Introduction to “The Social Basis of the Women’s Question” 1909: The Social Basis of the Women’s Question 1911: Love and the New Morality
Alexandra Kollontai was a significant figure in the Bolshevik party during the revolution and probably the most influential female in the new Soviet society. Born Alexandra Domontovich in 1872, the young Kollontai belonged to a family of liberal aristocrats.
Alexandra Kollontai. Here we will provide a short overview of her life and work. Knowing it cannot do justice to the latter’s richness and complexity, we hope that our chapter will inspire readers to consult more in-depth sources. Formative Years (1872–1898)
Kollontai, Alexandra (1872–1952)Russian revolutionary and feminist who was the first woman to be a member of the Bolshevik Central Committee and the Council of People's Commissars as well as the world's first female ambassador. Name variations: Aleksandra Kollontay; (nickname) Shura.
Alexandra Kollontai (1872–1952) was a Russian revolutionary, minister, diplomat, and socialist feminist thinker. From 1908 to 1917, in political exile from the Tsarist regime, she traveled in Europe as a political agitator.
Alexandra Kollontai, Love of Worker Bees, trans, and introd. Cathy Porter (London: Virago 1988). Alexandra Kollontai, A Great Love, trans, and introd. Cathy Porter (London: Virago 1991). Alexandra kollontai is one of the most fascinating and least understood figures of the Bolshevik revolution. A feminist and a socialist, Kollontai defended a ...
Alexandra Mikhailovna Kollontai was a Russian revolutionary, politician, diplomat and Marxist theoretician. Serving as the People's Commissar for Welfare in Vladimir Lenin's government in 1917–1918, she was a highly prominent woman within the Bolshevik party. She was the first woman to be a cabinet minister, and the first woman ambassador.
Alexandra Kollontai and her comrades founded the Zhenotdel in 1918 in order to ensure women’s full participation in Soviet society. Its efforts to liberate women in Muslim Central Asia showed the revolution’s emancipatory promise — and the dangers of imposing change without the active support of the oppressed. Alexandra Kollontai (1872–1952).