This is the "Getting Started" page of the "Women and Artistic Expression" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Women and Artistic Expression  

Last Updated: May 30, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Getting Started Print Page

Want to Find More?

The Sallie Bingham Center at the Rubenstein Library also holds many printed materials (e.g. books and magazines) on these topics. You can search the holdings of the Rubenstein Library here.

Suggested catalog search terms include:

Artists’ books. 
Feminism and art.
Feminist art criticism. 
Feminism and literature. 
Feminist literature. 
Feminist literary criticism. 
Lesbian artists. 
Women artists. 
Women authors. 
Women -- Comic books, strips, etc. 
Women performance artists. 
Women publishers. 
Women’s music.



    This guide includes a selection of personal papers and organizational records relating to women and artistic expression held by the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture at the Rubenstein Library.

    • Literary Arts- This tab lists collections of personal papers of women writers and literary organizations such as presses and magazines.
    • Visual Arts- This tab lists the papers of visual artists including painters, photographers, and book artists.
    • Performing Arts- This tab includes materials related to women's music and theater.

    Related Collections

    Artists' Books by Women

    The Bingham Center has a collection of about 200 artists' books by women about gender, sexuality, and other women's issues. Artists' books are original works of art that explore the structure and meaning of the book as a form.


    Women’s Zines Collections

    The Bingham Center has an extensive collection of zines by women and girls, and the searchable database offers the following related subject terms: Music, comics, poetry, literary, visual arts, and performing arts.


      Your Librarian

      Profile Image
      Kelly Wooten
      Contact Info
      Reference Librarian,
      Sallie Bingham Center for
      Women's History and Culture
      Librarian for Sexuality Studies

      Phone: 919.660.5967
      Send Email

      Loading  Loading...