Early Whispers: The Rise of Feminist Thought in 18th Century America by Lily Silver
Approx. 3,790 words.
Published on January 26, 2013.
A brief essay about how women during the colonial years and the War for Independence attempted to open a social & political dialogue for equal rights. While the founding fathers where drafting the new laws of the land, the founding mothers attempted to add their voices to the cause of Liberty for all.
Essay includes academic citations with end notes for further studies in early feminism.