In Times Like These Nellie McClung s fourth book In Times Like These written in survives as a classic formulation of a feminist position With hard hitting rhetoric it demands women s rights as a logical extension

  • Title: In Times Like These
  • Author: Nellie L. McClung
  • ISBN: 9780802061256
  • Page: 225
  • Format: Paperback
  • Nellie McClung s fourth book, In Times Like These, written in 1915, survives as a classic formulation of a feminist position With hard hitting rhetoric it demands women s rights as a logical extension of traditional views of female moral superiority and maternal responsibility.

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      Nellie McClung, born Nellie Letitia Mooney 20 October 1873 1 September 1951 , was a Canadian feminist, politician, and social activist She was a part of the social and moral reform movements prevalent in Western Canada in the early 1900s In 1927, McClung and four other women Henrietta Muir Edwards, Emily Murphy, Louise McKinney and Irene Parlby, who together came to be known as The Famous Five also called The Valiant Five citation needed , launched the Persons Case, contending that women could be qualified persons eligible to sit in the Senate The Supreme Court of Canada ruled that current law did not recognize them as such However, the case was won upon appeal to the Judicial Committee of the British Privy Council the court of last resort for Canada at that time.She published her first novel Sowing Seeds in Danny in 1908 A national bestseller, it was succeeded by short stories and articles in several Canadian and American magazines.



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    1. RATING: 4.5 STARS(Review Not on Blog)I read the collection of essays that was released for Canada's 150 anniversary. While the font size could have been a tiny bit bigger and I wish there were more essays, I really loved this book. I have not read much by McClung, and only know her from classes - usually just a paragraph in a text book. From this collection, I find her fascinating and am looking forward to more of her writing. This book may have speaking about the 1920s, but I feel like that thi [...]

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