Shameless Hussy Press was founded by Alta Gerrey as the first woman-owned press. Shameless Hussy Press published Shange's "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf" in 1976.
Founding of The Women's Press Collective
Judy Grahn founds the Women's Press Collective in Oakland, CA.
Founding of The Feminist Press
The Feminist Press is founded in New York City. The Feminist Press is currently the longest surviving women’s publishing house in the world.
Founding of Triple Jeopardy Newspaper
The newspaper of the Third World Women's Alliance with the goal of "uniting women of color in struggle against racism, imperialism, and sexism."
Founding of the Diana Press
Diana Press was established and incorporated by a "diverse collective of working and middle class women." Alta notes that it was later destroyed (the machinery was destroyed and their books were burned).