Dome at Dusk: Women changing the world

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Mary Astell, A Serious Proposal to the Ladies, for the Advancement of their True and Greatest Interest: In Two Parts: By a Lover of her Sex  (London, printed for Richard Wilkin, 1697), Rare Books Collection, State Library Victoria
Date
21 March 2019, 6:00pm6:30pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Location Dome Galleries, Level 4
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Delve into the history of feminist thought and writing from the 17th century until today, and explore books that have championed the intellectual, physical and social equality of women.

Encounter radical writers whose words and actions have profoundly influenced contemporary society, including Mary Astell, Dr Marie Stopes, Vida Goldstein and Adela Pankhurst.