Herland

Charlotte Perkins GILMAN (1860 - 1935)

Herland is a utopian novel from 1915, written by feminist Charlotte Perkins Gilman. The book describes an isolated society comprised entirely of Aryan women who reproduce via parthenogenesis (asexual reproduction). The result is an ideal social order, free of war, conflict and domination. It first appeared as a serial in Perkin's monthly magazine Forerunner. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Genre(s): Fantastic Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 – A Not Unnatural Enterprise Heather Ordover
00:25:35
Play 02 02 – Rash Advances Heather Ordover
00:26:50
Play 03 03 – A Peculiar Imprisonment Heather Ordover
00:28:13
Play 04 04 – Our Venture Elizabeth Klett
00:26:24
Play 05 05 – A Unique History Elizabeth Klett
00:30:10
Play 06 06 – Comparisons Are Odious Elizabeth Klett
00:24:28
Play 07 07 – Our Growing Modesty Elizabeth Klett
00:27:16
Play 08 08 – The Girls of Herland Leon Mire
00:31:42
Play 09 09 – Our Relations and Theirs Leon Mire
00:31:15
Play 10 10 – Their Religions and Our Marriages Elizabeth Klett
00:25:25
Play 11 11 – Our Difficulties Elizabeth Klett
00:29:29
Play 12 12 – Expelled Elizabeth Klett
00:27:35