Abolition 10/13 | READINGS

Primary Readings

Roberts, Dorothy. Killing the Black Body. New York: Pantheon, 1997 (excerpts).

Roberts, Dorothy. Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare. New York: Basic Books, 2002 (excerpts).

Roberts, Dorothy. “Prison, Foster Care, and the Systemic Punishment of Black Mothers.” UCLA Law Review 59 (2012): 1474-1500.

Roberts, Dorothy. “Abolishing Policing Also Means Abolishing Family Regulation.The Imprint. June 16, 2020.

Secondary Materials

Goldman, Emma. “Marriage and Love.” In Anarchism and Other Essays. Second Revised Edition. New York-London: Mother Earth Publishing Association, 1911. https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/emma-goldman-anarchism-and-other-essays#toc13.

Franke, Katherine. Wedlocked: The Perils of Marriage Equality. New York: New York University Press, 2015.

Chambers, Clare. Against Marriage: An Egalitarian Defence of the Marriage-Free State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Pateman, Carole. “Wives, Slaves and Wage Slaves.” In The Sexual Contract, 116-153. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1988.

Fonda Shen