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Selling Suffrage: Consumer Culture and Votes for Women

Margaret Finnegan. "Selling Suffrage: Consumer Culture and Votes for Women." New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction

Selling Suffrage: Consumer Culture and Votes for Women looks at the intersection of consumer culture and suffrage tactics. About the book: Margaret Finnegan’s pathbreaking study of woman suffrage from the […] Read More

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Press Portrayals of Women Politicians: From ‘Lunatic’ Woodhull to ‘Polarizing’ Palin.

Teri Finneman. Press Portrayals of Women Politicians: From 'Lunatic' Woodhull to 'Polarizing' Palin. Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2015.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction

In Press Portrayals, Finneman explores how female politicians have been framed by the news media throughout history, including Victoria Woodhull, one of the leaders of the suffrage movement, who ran […] Read More

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Women’s Magazines in the 19th Century

Lee Jolliffe. "Women's magazines in the 19th century." Journal of Popular Culture 27, (4), 125-140, 1994.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper

Article abstract: As women became key consumers of household goods in the 19th century and gradually expanded their roles into spheres outside the family, popular culture publications directed at this […] Read More

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Interview: Brooke Kroeger on “The Suffragents”

"How Women Used Men to Get the Vote" Excelsior Editions, SUNY Press, September 2017

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Non-Fiction

In September 2017, Excelsior Editions published the latest book of Brooke Kroeger, an author and professor at the New York University Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. The Suffragents: How Women Used […] Read More

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Activism Then and Now: the 1913 Suffrage Parade and the 2017 Women’s March

Mary Bowerman. "This isn’t the first time thousands of women have taken to the streets in D.C." USA Today, January 21, 2017.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Newspapers, Pageants and Parades, Web-based

In this article for USA Today, journalist Mary Bowerman uses the Women’s March—the feminist protest held in Washington, DC and other cities the day after Donald Trump’s January 20, 2017 […] Read More

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Analyzing the Effectiveness of The Remonstrance, an Anti-Suffrage Publication

Elizabeth V. Burt. "The Ideology, Rhetoric, and Organizational Structure of a Countermovement Publication: The Remonstrance, 1890–1920." Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, Vol. 75, Issue 1, March 1998. (pp.69-83).

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Newspapers

Elizabeth Burt examines the publication The Remonstrance, a journal published by the Massachusetts Association Opposed to the Further Extension of Suffrage to Women, a women’s group strongly opposed to the suffrage movement. This […] Read More