Civic responsibility combined with wartime nativist hysteria to give midwestern women the right to vote.
Recent website posts highlighting the experiences of rural women.
How can Gender Studies majors learn about transgender history, rights, and activism beyond the college classroom? How can students apply their knowledge of feminist theory and methods to practical problems? What does being an ally and an activist look like? These are the questions we are asking and answering in creating a Transgender Studies internship program...
Perhaps organizations like the RWSA should look to the public history field for guidance [on how to] overcome the town-gown barriers.
Laura Ingalls Wilder ... began a long career as an ardent advocate for farm women, their families, and farming as a way of life and a calling.
Few Cambodian women, especially those from rural areas, have been able to reach positions of leadership in the workforce or government.
The Langham Place group thus challenged dominant conceptualisations of respectable femininity for rural womenthroughout the second half of the nineteenth-century