This edition of “WOMAN (A Feminist Masterpiece)" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Kate Cooper Austin (1864–1902) was an American journalist and advocate of feminist and anarchist causes. A member of the American Press Writers' Association, Austin wrote for many working-class and radical newspapers. She also contributed to Lucifer and to anarchist periodicals such as The Firebrand, Free Society, Discontent, and The Demonstrator. Austin's interests included sexual reform and the economic status of working people.