Andrea Dworkin

1946 - 2005

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Andrea Rita Dworkin (September 26, 1946 – April 9, 2005) was an American radical feminist activist and writer. She is best known for her analysis of pornography, although her feminist writings, beginning in 1974, span 30 years. They are found in a dozen solo works: nine books of non-fiction, two novels, and a collection of short stories. Another three volumes were co-written or co-edited with US Constitutional law professor and feminist activist, Catharine A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrea Dworkin has received more than 1,197,455 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Andrea Dworkin is the 2,563rd most popular writer (up from 3,135th in 2019), the 3,276th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,921st in 2019) and the 301st most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Andrea Dworkin ranks 2,563 out of 5,794Before her are Leah Goldberg, Michael Madhusudan Dutt, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Peter Høeg, Kaj Munk, and Carl Jonas Love Almqvist. After her are Drago Jančar, Alphonse-Marie-Adolphe de Neuville, Paulinus II of Aquileia, Jules Supervielle, Henry Darger, and Mukaghali Makatayev.

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Among people born in 1946, Andrea Dworkin ranks 201Before her are Harold Shipman, Ivan Reitman, Jim Hines, Cheech Marin, Yusuke Omi, and Sawao Kato. After her are Silvio Rodríguez, Princess Maria da Glória, Duchess of Segorbe, Miguel Reina, Fernando Filoni, Ahmed Faras, and Joanna Lumley. Among people deceased in 2005, Andrea Dworkin ranks 110Before her are Tonino Delli Colli, Jimmy Smith, Alexander Gomelsky, Eduardo Paolozzi, Link Wray, and Alain Bombard. After her are Jair da Rosa Pinto, Amrita Pritam, Sergio Endrigo, Ferruccio Valcareggi, Svatopluk Pluskal, and Vasco Gonçalves.

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Among people born in United States, Andrea Dworkin ranks 3,276 out of 15,968Before her are Ona Munson (1903), Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860), Dabbs Greer (1917), Kevin James (1965), Stephen Smale (1930), and George Washington Carver (1864). After her are Kate Hudson (1979), Amanda Seyfried (1985), Elihu Root (1845), Henry Darger (1892), Dan Blocker (1928), and La Toya Jackson (1956).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Andrea Dworkin ranks 301Before her are Horace McCoy (1897), Herman Wouk (1915), Carl Bernstein (1944), Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Paul Goodman (1911), and Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860). After her are Henry Darger (1892), Shirley Jackson (1916), Paul Gallico (1897), Neil Simon (1927), Lois McMaster Bujold (1949), and Annie Proulx (1935).