Mrs. Canada Goes Global: Canadian First Wave Feminism Revisited

  • Nancy Forestell Nancy Forestell, St. Francis Xavier University, along with Maureen Moynagh, is engaged in a two-volume documents project on international collaborations and cross-currents in first wave feminism.
  • Maureen Moynagh


An intensive re-examination of first wave feminism in Canada is long overdue, especially in light of new and important questions which have been raised in the international literature. A more systematic exploration of feminism and the making of Canada is essential most notably as it relates to citizenship, imperialism and internationalism.
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