Presentation on theme: "A Look Into the Brilliant Minds of the Feminist Movement."— Presentation transcript:
A Look Into the Brilliant Minds of the Feminist Movement
From Britain and worked in the country as a teacher Wrote her powerful work A Room of One’s Own declaring that men treat women as inferiors and they must reject social ideals for femaleness to define themselves A Room of One’s Own centers on a story in which Shakespeare’s sister who is equally talented and gifted as writer is stifled for being a woman WHO AM I?
Part of the second wave feminist movement in the late 60’s and 70’s Wrote Sexual Politics and brought forth the assertion that a female is born and a woman created Says that sexual politics are the operations of power relations in society and that in the West, institutional power rests with the man WHO AM I?
Broke down female writing into three phases: femine, feminist, and female Brought forth the idea of gynocriticism and gynocritics which focuses on the study of the female experience Classifies gynocritics into four models: the biological, the linguistic, the psychoanalytic and the cultural models. WHO AM I?
Is Christian Bale’s stepmother Was deeply involved in the women’s liberation movement and founded the National Women’s Political Caucus Has written many prolific books and articles with a feminist approach including Revolution from Within and Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions WHO AM I?
Was Mary Shelly’s mother Wrote The Vindication of the Rights of Woman in an attempt to create equality between men and women in the academic setting One of the founding mothers of the feminist movement as a member of the first wave of feminism WHO AM I?