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Posts tagged as “Women’s History Month”

Jane Eyre depicts feminism

It was a time when the majority of women stayed home to raise their children. Outside of the home, many did not have a job or career. Defying convention, Jane Eyre was a fictional character that was completely the opposite of women in the 1800’s. Jane…

Harriet Tubman was like Moses to her people

Named Moses by abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison, Harriet Tubman certainly worked hard to acquire her nickname.  Born into slavery, Tubman escaped to freedom in 1849.  As a true abolitionist, she helped the enslaved.  Using the Underground Railroad, her vocation became freeing slaves.  Making 13 missions, she…

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