Wages Against Housework

Silvia Federici


Wages Against Housework

Wages Against Housework

  • Title: Wages Against Housework
  • Author: Silvia Federici
  • ISBN: 9780950270296
  • Page: 312
  • Format: None



They say it is love We say it is unwaged work.They call it frigidity We call it absenteeism.Every miscarriage is a work accident.Homosexuality and heterosexuality are both working conditions but homosexuality is workers control of production, not the end of work.More smiles More money Nothing will be so powerful in destroying the healing virtues of a smile.Neuroses, sThey say it is love We say it is unwaged work.They call it frigidity We call it absenteeism.Every miscarriage is a work accident.Homosexuality and heterosexuality are both working conditions but homosexuality is workers control of production, not the end of work.More smiles More money Nothing will be so powerful in destroying the healing virtues of a smile.Neuroses, suicides, desexualization occupational diseases of the housewife.


Recent Comments "Wages Against Housework"

This is a brief article by a feminist sociologist whose works (especially her full-length book "Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation") are the first to shake me into appreciating how Feminist Economics can revolutionize the entirety of critical economics and class struggle I must have been too conditioned to grasp the topic's magnitude when others tried to explain it, but in "Caliban and the Witch" Silvia Federici explores 2 themes that immediately captured my attent [...]

only rly took issue w the slavery analogy (as often happens)

She just covers so much. This book has helped me understand how domestic work is enmeshed in capitalism. I will never be able to hear the phrase "flexible labor market" without thinking of the millions of women living precariously as house-cleaners, nannies and elder care workers all over the world.

A very different take on housework than I've met in modern feminist movements. Very inspiring!

happy mother's day silvia federici knocks it out of the park again

Not satisfying. I have at least two important questions concerning the text.


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