Wollstonecraft: from nobody to somebody
Thu 9 Jun 2016, 14:00 - 15:30
- Meet outside Newington Green Unitarian Church, London, N16 9PR.
Join the British Academy and Mary on the Green for a special afternoon exploring Mary Wollstonecraft in ‘the village that changed the world’, Newington Green. Listen to Roberta Wedge, campaigner for the world's first statue to England's first feminist, discuss Wollstonecraft's life in situ. Follow in the footsteps of the young unpublished schoolteacher, admiring the recent street art dedicated to her, and concluding with a private view of the 1708 chapel where she worshipped.
For more information, visit MaryontheGreen.org
Led by Roberta Wedge, Mary on the Green
Organised in partnership with MaryontheGreen.org
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