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Full Name: Emma Goldman
Biography:
(1869-1940) Anarchist, writer. She came to the United States from Russia in 1886, and joined the anarchist movement. In 1893 she was sentenced to a year in prison on Blackwells Island in New York City for inciting riot. After lecturing in Europe and the United States, she became associated with the anarchist publication "Mother Earth," with Alexander Berkman. She then served as a delegate to anarchist congresses in Paris and Amsterdam. After legal troubles in 1917-1918, she was deported to Russia, but left there in 1921, feeling disillusionment with the Bolsheviks. She took an active part in the Spanish-American War in the 1930s. Her writings include "Anarchism and Other Essays" (1910), "The Social Significance of the Modern Drama" (1914), "My Disillusionment in Russia" (1923), and an autobiography "Living My Life (1931).
Author's Timeline:
1869 (Unknown) County
Emma Goldman was born in Kovno, Russian Empire (now Kaunas, Lithuania) on June 27, 1869. 
1940 (Unknown) County
Emma Goldman died in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on May 14, 1940. 
1893 New York County
Ms. Goldman was sentenced to a year in prison on Blackwells Island in New York City for inciting riot. 
1940 (Unknown) County
Emma Goldman was interred in Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois. 
1910 (Unknown) County
Anarchism and Other Essays
(Pub: New York: Mother Earth Publishing Association ISBN: )
Collection of essays. 
1914 (Unknown) County
The Social Significance Of The Modern Drama
(Pub: Boston: Gorham Press ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1923 (Unknown) County
My Disillusionment In Russia
(Pub: Doubleday, Page & Company ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1931 (Unknown) County
Living My Life
(Pub: Alfred A. Knopf ISBN: )
Autobiography. 
1886 Monroe County
Around 1886, Ms. Goldman lived for a time with her sister in Rochester, New York. 
1924 (Unknown) County
My Further Disillusionment in Russia
(Pub: Doubleday, Page & Company ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 

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