Category Archives: Women in History

A Most Modern Woman.

The Scandalous Lady W. “I belong to no man. And although it may be my misfortune to live in an age of men, I will never belong to a man.” In 1781, a man’s wife is considered to be his … Continue reading

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The Foremothers of Feminism.

“We have to free half of the human race, the women, so that they can help free the other half”. – Emmeline Pankhurst. With the upcoming release of the highly anticipated Suffragette film, these fantastic feminist film poster have been published. Can … Continue reading

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A feminist Pinner.

Can’t get enough with anything to do with Feminism Through Cinema and Literature? Check out my feminist-themed boards on Pinterest (https://uk.pinterest.com/tiabyer/). From Feminist film, photography and quotes, to photos of female icons such as Priscilla Presley, Vivien Leigh and Jackie … Continue reading

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Law-Makers.

Suffragette (2015) “Never underestimate the power we women have to define our own destiny” -Emmeline Pankhurst. In 1912, England, before women had a voice; they had to fight for their freedom. Inspired by the true story of the ordinary women who … Continue reading

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The Fairest of us all.

     

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The Dream Girl.

Priscilla Presley.  “Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self”.

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The Spokeswoman of a Century.

Gloria Steinem. “The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off”. Feminist activist, Gloria Steinem discusses her personal experiences in becoming the leader of the feminist movement in the late 1960s and 1970s.  

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