DE CLEYRE, Voltairine (1866-1912)

Essays by Voltairine de Cleyre:

  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Secular Education,” The Truth Seeker 14 no. 49 (December 3, 1887): 774-775.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, The Drama of the Nineteenth Century, Pittsburgh : R. Staley and Co., 1888.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Pennsylvania Conventions and Ohio Workers,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 12 (March 24, 1888): 179-180.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Quaker City,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 30 (July 28, 1888): 468-469.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “In a Marble Tomb,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 31 (August 4, 1888): 486.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “State, Nature and Art,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 32 (August 11, 1888): 500-501.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Kent and Cleveland,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 32 (September 22, 1888): 597.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, Sex Slavery: A Lecture, Valley Falls, Kan. : Lucifer Pub. Co., 1890.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Economic Tendency of Freethought,” Liberty 6, no. 25 (February 15, 1890): 3-7.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “The Woman’s National Liberty Union,” The Boston Investigator 59 no. 52 (April 02, 1890): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Mechanics and Vacant Land,” The Twentieth Century 4 no. 15 (April 10, 1890): 14.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Washington Sights and Sounds,” The Boston Investigator 60 no. 6 (May 14, 1890): 1.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Some Questions and Criticisms,” Liberty 7 no. 4 (June 21, 1890): 5.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Cremation,” The Boston Investigator 60 no. 19 (August 13, 1890): 1.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Sunday Schools and Social Intercourse Among Liberals,” The Boston Investigator 60 no. 35 (December 3, 1890): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Economic Relations of Sex,” The Open Court 5 no. 11 (May 7, 1891): 2801.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre and Rosa Slobodinsky, “The Individualist and the Communist,” The Twentieth Century 6, no. 15 (June 18, 1891): 3-6.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Philosophy of Selfishness and Metaphysical Ethics,” The Open Court 5, no. 20 (July 9, 1891): 2871-2873.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Lance for Anarchy,” The Open Court 5, no. 31 (September 24, 1891): 2963-2965.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Letter from Voltairine De Cleyre,” The Boston Investigator 61 no. 27 (October 07, 1891): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “American Progress,” The Open Court 5, no. 41 (December 3, 1891): 3040-3042.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Glance at Communism,” The Twentieth Century 9 no. 9 (September 1, 1892): 10-11.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “In What God Shall We Trust,” The Freethinkers’ Magazine 10 no. 11 (November, E. M. 292 (1892)): ???.
    • Edgeworth, “The Coming System,” The Freethinkers’ Magazine 11 no. 1 (January, E. M. 293 (1893)): 47-49.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Voltairine De Cleyre at Greensburg,” The Boston Investigator 63 no. 7 (May 17, 1893): 3.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “In Hora Mortis Nostrae,” The Freethinkers’ Magazine 11 no. 6 (June, E. M. 293 (1893)): 378-381.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Dyer D. Lum,” The Freethinkers’ Magazine 11 no. 8 (August, E. M. 293 (1893)): 497-501.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Mary Wollstonecraft—The Apostle of Woman’s Freedom,” The Boston Investigator 63 no. 32 (November 08, 1893): 1-2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Economics of Dyer D. Lum,” Twentieth Century (December 7, 1893)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, In Defence of Emma Goldmann and the Right of Expropriation, London : Printed and published by James Tochatti, “Liberty” Press, 1894.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Mary Wollstonecraft,” The Boston Investigator 64 no. 6 (May 12, 1894): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, [Note: “Owing to a misunderstanding…”], The Rebel 1, no. 1 (September 20, 1895): 7.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Past and Future of the Ladies’ Liberal League,” The Rebel 1, no. 2 (October 20, 1895): 18; 1, no. 3 (November 20, 1895): 31-32; 1, no. 4 (January, 1896): 43-44.
  • X. Y. Z. [pseudonym of Voltairine de Cleyre], “The Fruit of the Sacrifice,” The Rebel 1, no. 3 (November 20, 1895): 22-24.
  • X. Y. Z. [pseudonym of Voltairine de Cleyre], “The Philadelphia Street Car Strike, The Rebel 1, no. 4 (January, 1896): 37.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Katherine Karg Harker—Obituary,” The Free Thought Magazine 14, no. 6 (June 1896): 387-389.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Case of Woman vs. Orthodoxy,” The Boston Investigator 66 no. 24 (Sept 18, 1896): 1-3.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, The Gods And The People, Glasgow: William Duff, 1898
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Priestly Control over Women,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, 3rd series, 2 no. 14 (April 6, 1898): 109-110.
    • Moses Harman, [Response to “Priestly Control over Women”], Lucifer the Light-Bearer, 3rd series, 2 no. 14 (April 6, 1898): 110.
    • R. B. Kerr, “Priestly Control of Sex—Another View,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, 3rd series, 2 no. 18 (May 46, 1898): 139.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Gospel of Sex According to William Platt,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, 3rd series, 2 no. 19 (May 14, 1898): 149-150.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “American Notes,” Freedom (London), June 1898 [track down dates for others]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre,“American Notes,”Freedom (London), August 1898. [Nov. 1897- ]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “An Announcement,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer 3rd series, 3 no. 20 (May 27, 1899): 6.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Morton and His Critics,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer 3rd series, 4 no. 13 (April 7, 1900): 102.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “In Re Free Juries,” Lucifer 3rd series, 4 no. 28 (July 21, 1900): 219.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre. “N. H. Burmin,” Free Society 276 (July 22, 1900).
  • Voltairine de Cleyre. “The Death of Love,” Free Society 5 no. 36 (September 21, 1901): 290-291.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Anarchism,” Free Society (October 13, 1901).
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Eleventh of November, 1887,” Free Society (November 24, 1901).
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, A Catechism of Anarchy, Philadelphia, Pa. : Published by the Social Science Club, [1902?]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Anarchism in Literature,” Free Society (March 30, 1902): 1-2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Hopelessly Fallen,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 6 no. 21 (June 5, E. M. 302 (C. E. 1902): 161.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Are they Fallen?,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 6 no. 29 (July 31, E. M. 302 (C. E. 1902): 224-226.
  • [Voltairine de Cleyre], “Some Nihilists I Have Met,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 6 no. 27 (July 17, E. M. 302 (C. E. 1902): 208-209; 6 no. 28 (July 24, E. M. 302 (C. E. 1902): 216-217. [republished anonymously]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Correction,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 6 no. 30 (August 7, E. M. 302 (C. E. 1902): 237.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, Crime and punishment : a lecture delivered before the Social Science Club of Philadelphia, March 15th, 1903, Philadelphia : Social Science Club, [1903].
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Various Voices,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 7 no. 9 (March 12, E. M. 303 (C. E. 1903): 70.
  • Moses Harman and Voltairine de Cleyre, “Voltairine de Cleyre to Her Critics,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer, Third Series, 7 no. 10 (March 19, E. M. 303 (C. E. 1903): 73-74.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, [Appeal for Herman Helcher], Free Society (January 11 , 1903)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Making of an Anarchist,” The Independent 55 no. 2860 (September 24, 1903): 2276-2280.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Kristofer Hansteen,” Mother Earth 1 no. 3 (May 1906): 52-56.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “An Open Letter,” Mother Earth 1 no. 7 (September 1906): 4-7.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, et al, “James’s Vindication of Anarchism,” Mother Earth 1 no. 7 (September 1906): 30.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Reviews.—The Curse of Race Prejudice,” Mother Earth 1 no. 7 (September 1906): 34-37.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Events are the True Schoolmasters,” Mother Earth 1 no. 11 (January 1907): 19-22.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Hugh O. Pentecost,” Mother Earth 2 no. 1 (March 1907): 11-16.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “McKinley’s Assassination from the Anarchist Standpoint,” Mother Earth 2 no. 8 (October 1907): 303-306.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “November 11, Twenty Years Ago,” Mother Earth 2 no. 9 (November 1907): 368-374.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Correction,” Mother Earth 2 no. 10 (December 1907): 473.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “They Who Marry Do Ill,” Mother Earth 2, no. 11 (January 1908): 500-511.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Why I Am an Anarchist,” Mother Earth 3 no. 1 (March 1908): 16-31.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Open Your Eyes!,” Mother Earth 3 no. 3 (May 1908): 156-159.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Our Present Attitude,” Mother Earth 3 no. 2 (April 1908): 78-80
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Philadelphia Farce,” Mother Earth 3 no. 5 (July 1908): 217-222.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Case of the Imprisoned Italians in Philadelphia,” Mother Earth 3 no. 8 (October 1908): 324-326.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Anarchism and American Traditions,” Mother Earth 3 no. 10 (December 1908): 344-350; 3 no. 11 (January 1909): 386-393.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Report Concerning the Italian Prisoners in Philadelphia,” Mother Earth 3 no. 11 (January 1909): 397-xxx.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Release of Michael Costello,” Mother Earth 4 no. 4 (June 1909): 125-??.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “On Liberty,” Mother Earth 4 no. 5 (July 1909): 151-155.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Free Speech Fight in Philadelphia,” Mother Earth 4 no. 8 (October 1909): 237-239.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Our Police Censorship,” Mother Earth 4 no. 9 (November 1909): 297-301.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Philadelphia Strike,” Mother Earth 5 no. 1 (March 1910): 7-10.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Study of the General Strike in Philadelphia,” Mother Earth 5 no. 2 (April 1910): 39-44.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Dominant Idea,” Mother Earth 5 no. 3 (May 1910): 81-87; 5 no. 4 (June 1910): 133-140.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Note,” Mother Earth 5 no. 6 (August 1910): 191.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Note,” Mother Earth 5 no. 8 (October 1910): 272.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Tour Impressions,” Mother Earth 5 no. 10 (December 1910): 322-325.
    • Emma Goldman, “A Rejoinder,” Mother Earth 5 no. 10 (December 1910): 325-328.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Tour Impressions,” Mother Earth 5 no. 11 (January 1911): 360-363.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Discussion at Meetings,” Mother Earth 6 no. 1 (March 1911): 23-24.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “C. L. James,” Mother Earth 6 no. 5 (July 1911): 142-144.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Mexican Revolt,” Mother Earth 6 no. 6 (August 1911): 167-171.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Mexican Revolution,” Mother Earth 6 no. 10 (December 1911): 301-306; 6 no. 11 (January 1912): 335-341; 6 no. 12 (February 1912): 374-380.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, Direct Action, New York : Mother Earth Pub. Association, 1912.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The McNamara Storm,” The Agitator (Home, WA) 2 no. 5 (January 15, 1912): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Commune is Risen,” Mother Earth 7 no. 1 (March 1912): 10-15.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Report of the Work of the Chicago Mexican Liberal Defense League,” Mother Earth 7 no. 2 (April 1912): 60-??.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Memorial Oration,” Why? 1 no. 13 (November, 1913): 1-6.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Paris Commune,” Mother Earth 9 no. 1 (March 1914): 14-20.

Poems by Voltairine de Cleyre:

  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Poetic Swing Around the Circle,” The Truth Seeker 15 no. 34 (August 25, 1888): 542.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “Nameless,” The Boston Investigator (November 20, 1889): 3.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Ut Sementem Feceris, Ita Metes (poem),” The Open Court 4 no. 23 (July 30, 1890): 2427.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Bastard Born,” Democrat (Chetopha, KS), May 2, 1891.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “I Am (poem),” The Open Court 6 no. 3 (January 21, 1892): 3118-3119.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Love’s Ghost,” The Freethinker’s Magazine (March 1892).
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Life or Death (poem),” The Open Court 6 no. 26 (June 30, 1892): 3302.
  • Voltairine De Cleyre, “The Toast of Despair,” The Boston Investigator 62 no. 23 (September 07, 1892): 3. [previously in Twentieth Century]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The New Hope,” The Boston Investigator (March 15, 1893): 3.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “His Confession,” Lucifer the Light-Bearer (April 7, 1893)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “John P. Altgeld (poem),” The Open Court 7, no. 34 (August 24, 1893): 3782.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Cry of the Unfit,” The Non-Sectarian 3 no. 10 (October, 1893): 464. [previously in Twentieth Century]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Chant of the Wind,” The Freethinkers’ Magazine 11 no. 11 (November, E. M. 293 (1893)): 700-701.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Death Shall Not Part Ye More (poem),” The Open Court 8, no. 13 (March 29, 1894): 4026-4027.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “In Memoriam. To Gen. M. M. Trumbull,” The Open Court 7, no. 29 (July 19, 1894): 4158.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Ahasuerus (poem),” The Open Court 8, no. 40 (October 4, 1894): 4246.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Mary Wollstonecraft,” The Free Thought Magazine 14 no. 6 (June, 1896): 377-378.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, The Worm Turns, Philadelphia, 1900.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Love in Freedom,” Lucifer 3rd series, 4 no. 29 (July 28, 1900): 219.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Angiolillo,” Free Society, October 7, 1900.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Stonehenge,” The Open Court 18, no. 11 (November 1904): 699-700.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Ut Sementem Feceris, Ita Metes (poem),” Mother Earth 1, no. 3 (May 1906): 25.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Song in the Night,” The Herald of Revolt (September 1913). (poem)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Feast of Belshazzar,” Mother Earth 9 no. 1 (March 1914): 4. (poem)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Night on the Graves,” The Carpenters Trade Journal 2 no. 5 (November, 1914): 35.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “John Peter Altgeld,” The Public 18 no. 910 (September 10, 1915): 888. (poem)

Stories by Voltairine de Cleyre:

  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Gilded Edge of Hell,” The Boston Investigator 60 no. 27 (October 8, 1890): 2.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Old Shoemaker,” The Open Court 9 no. 38 (Whole no. 421; September 19, 1895): 4642.
    • Notes,” The Open Court 9 no. 38 (Whole no. 421; September 19, 1895): 4646.
    • J. W. Gaskine, “Correspondence: The Old Shoemaker,” The Open Court 10 no. 2 (Whole no. 437; January 9, 1896): 4773.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “She Died for Me,” The Open Court 9, no. 52 (December 26, 1895): 4756-4757.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The White Room,” The Open Court 10 no. 24 (June 11, 1896): 4945-4946.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Heart of Angiolillo” (1898)
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “A Rocket of Iron,” Free Society (January 5, 1902).
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Triumph of Youth,” Mother Earth 1 no. 6 (August 1906): 55-62.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “At the End of the Alley,” Mother Earth 2 no. 2 (April 1907): 113-116.
  • [Voltairine de Cleyre], “The Reward of an Apostate,” Mother Earth 2 no 11 (January, 1908): 522-524. [published anonymously]
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Chain Gang,” Mother Earth 2 no. 8 (October 1907): 347-351.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “Where the White Rose Died,” Mother Earth 3 no. 1 (March 1908): 44-48.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “To Strive and Fail,” Mother Earth 3 no. 9 (November 1908): 360-363.
  • Voltairine de Cleyre, “The Sorrows of the Body,” Selected Works of Voltairine de Cleyre (Mother Earth Publishing Association, 1914): 451-453.

Translations by Voltairine de Cleyre:

  • Voltairine de Cleyre (translator), “Buddhism,” Fibre and Fabric 36, no. 935 (January 31, 1903): 300.
  • Francisco Ferrer and Voltairine de Cleyre (translator), “L’École Rénovée,” Mother Earth 4, no. 9 (November 1909): 267-275.
  • Samuel H. Gordon, Revolution: Its Necessity and Its Justification, Philadelphia, 1894.
  • Jean Grave, Moribund Society and Anarchy, San Francisco, Free Society Library no. 2, 1899.
  • L. I. Peretz and Voltairine de Cleyre, “Hope and Fear,” Mother Earth 1, no. 2 (April, 1906): 14-16.
  • Liebin and Voltairine de Cleyre (translator), “Little Albert’s Punishment,” Mother Earth 2, no. 4 (June 1907): 201-212.

Collections:

About Voltairine de Cleyre:

Unidentified:

  • “Bonnie Dundee,” The Herald of Revolt, September 1913. [from Boston Investigator]
  • “Harry Levetin,” Free Vistas, 1 (1933).
  • “Resistance,” The Individualist, August 26, 1890.