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Martha Shelley

Martha Shelley was a feminist activist involved with the civil rights group Daughters of Bilitis. She was also involved in the Gay Liberation Front, RAT Newspaper, and Radicalesbians, as well as a feminist radio show.

Names Martha Shelley (Main)
BE [n71.10]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/MSHE/
Birth Date 1943
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/BLYN/
Identities Lesbian

BG [“MARTHA SHELLEY Interviewed by KELLY ANDERSON,” Voices of Feminism Oral History Project – Smith College, 12 October 2003, https://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/vof/transcripts/Shelley.pdf]

Jewish

BG [“MARTHA SHELLEY Interviewed by KELLY ANDERSON,” Voices of Feminism Oral History Project – Smith College, 12 October 2003, https://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/vof/transcripts/Shelley.pdf]

American

BG [“MARTHA SHELLEY Interviewed by KELLY ANDERSON,” Voices of Feminism Oral History Project – Smith College, 12 October 2003, https://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/vof/transcripts/Shelley.pdf]

Occupations Poet
1974

“Lesbian Poetry,” Body Politic, no. 35 (1977), p. 20

Associated People https://lglc.ca/person/RBROWN/
(Coactivists)
Personal
Social

ISBN:9781280114342

Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/[GLF]/ (Founder)

ISBN:9780810872264

https://lglc.ca/organization/[GLF]/ (Member)
1970

“MARTHA SHELLEY Interviewed by KELLY ANDERSON,” Voices of Feminism Oral History Project – Smith College, 12 October 2003, https://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/vof/transcripts/Shelley.pdf

https://lglc.ca/organization/DOB/ (President)
1967

“MARTHA SHELLEY Interviewed by KELLY ANDERSON,” Voices of Feminism Oral History Project – Smith College, 12 October 2003, https://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/vof/transcripts/Shelley.pdf

https://lglc.ca/organization/GLF Women/ (Founder)

ISBN:9781280114342

https://lglc.ca/organization/Lavender Menace/ (Founder)
1970

ISBN:9781280114342

https://lglc.ca/organization/RL/ (Founder)

ISBN:9780810872264