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Joy Rogers papers

Identifier: W216

Scope and Contents of the Papers

The collection contains correspondence, pamphlets, photos, newspaper clippings, and informational booklets from the the Women in Politics Conferences from 1975 to 1977 and the Women at Work Conferences from 1977 to 1978, and bylaws and actions created by the Feminist Action Alliance, collected by Joy Rogers. Other items include the front and back cover of "Battered Wives" by Del Martin, and newsletters published by the Feminist Action Alliance between 1975 and 1980.


  • Creation: 1970s-1980s


Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.

Biograph of Joy Rogers

Joy Rogers is the Business Development Executive for IBM services in the State of Georgia, responsible for the sales and marketing of both information technology and management consulting services to businesses. Rogers graduated from University of Alabama with a BA degree in Economics and minors in History and French. She completed her MBA with a concentration in International Business at Georgia State University and was active in AIESEC, International Association of Students in Economics and Commerce, at both universities. She served as the President of the Chapter at GSU as well as National Conference Chair. She currently serves on the Board of Advisors for AIESEC-Georgia Tech.

Her overseas work experience include assignments with Charterhouse Japhet, a merchant bank in London, England, Leminkainen Oy, a manufacturing company in Helsinki, Finland and INet, a computer services firm in Skopje, Macedonia.


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Joy Rogers is the Business Development Executive for IBM services in the State of Georgia. The Joy Rodgers papers include documents and photographs of the work conducted by the Feminist Action Alliance while she was Chair of the Political Task Force for 1975 and 1976 for the Women in Politics Conference and President in 1977.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Joy Rogers, 2024.

Processing Information

Processed by Sheron Sylvestre at the file level, June 13, 2024.

Joy Rogers
A Guide to the Papers at Georgia State University Library
Sheron Sylvestre
13 June 2024
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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