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Three Women Revolutionaries panel discussion
Sat 29 October 2016, 10:00 – 11:15 BST
Three Women Revolutionaries panel discussion: Shami Chakrabati, Rachel Holmes, Bee Rowlatt
Shami Chakrabati, Master of the Bench of Middle Temple, celebrated Director of Liberty and author of On Liberty, will celebrate three revolutionary women, with biographers Rachel Holmes and Bee Rowlatt.
Bee Rowlatt has traced the life and work of an early feminist pioneer, Mary Wollstonecraft (In Search of Mary: The Mother of all Journeys) while Rachel Holmes wrote an acclaimed study of the exceptional daughter of Karl Marx, Eleanor Marx: A Life, and is preparing a study of suffragist Sylvia Pankhurst.
The panel will discuss the legacy of three remarkable women who challenged female stereotypes and helped change the course of history.