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Piven, Frances Fox

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1932 October 10

Biography

Occupations: Professor, political science; Political activist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Frances Fox Piven papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00238
Abstract Professor, political science and political activist. The material in the Frances Fox Piven Papers, which includes correspondence, organization files, speeches, and writings, reflects her involvement as both an academic and activist concerned with community development, poverty, the welfare state and urban reform. Organizations documented include the American Civil Liberties Union, Mobilization for Youth, and the National Welfare Rights Organization. Correspondents include June Jordan,...
Dates of Materials: 1950 - 2012