Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice

Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice

Author: Diane Kirkby

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521523249

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 296

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A biography of Alice Henry (1857-1943), a pioneer in both the Australian and American labour movements.
Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Diane Kirkby
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-08 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A biography of Alice Henry (1857-1943), a pioneer in both the Australian and American labour movements.
To Try Her Fortune in London
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Angela Woollacott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-30 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Between 1870 and 1940, tens of thousands of Australian women were drawn to London, their imperial metropolis and the center of the publishing, art, musical, theatrical, and educational worlds. Even more Australian women than men made the pilgrimage "home," seeking opportunities beyond those available to them in the Australian colonies
Women's Periodicals in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 529
Authors: Kathleen L.. Endres, Kathleen L. Endres, Therese L. Lueck
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Women's periodicals have a long history of treating social, political, and economic issues. Through alphabetically arranged entries on individual publications, this reference traces the rich diversity of approaches that these periodicals have taken. Included are entries on more than 70 different periodicals published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Some
Ever Yours, C.H. Spence
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Catherine Helen Spence, Susan Magarey
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Wakefield Press

Catherine Helen Spence, an unparalleled advocate of women's rights in Australia and the world, is now recognized as an important predecessor to the Feminist movement. Her autobiography, composed while on her deathbed and enhanced with scholarly annotation from two Spence scholars, reveals a woman both in and ahead of her
Two Paths to Equality
Language: en
Pages: 179
Authors: Amy E. Butler
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: State University of New York Press

A comprehensive look at the ERA debates of the 1920s.