FS-04 Gwendolyn Brooks and Adrienne Rich: Poetry in Black and White, presented by
Jane Barstow, originally scheduled for SEPT 28 AND OCT 5, will be held on Tuesdays, NOV 9th, NOV 16th, and NOV 23rd 10:30-12:00.
|Event:||FSS-03 Suffragettes in Corselettes|
|Time:||10:00 to 12:00|
|Presenter:||Venlya Jancz and Ehris Urban, Speakers|
|For centuries, women have allowed themselves to be squeezed, twisted, and squished to conform to desired shapes. The history of underwear reveals a lot about women's changing roles in society -- how we perceive ourselves, and how we are viewed by others. The 1910s saw an end to the hourglass figure with a tiny waist. Women were finally able to breathe and move more freely. Could the demise of tight-lacing have helped women gain the right to vote in 1920? Underwear matters.|