Writing and Re-Writing Suffrage History: Sylvia Pankhurst’s The Suffragette

Women's History Magazine, Issue 56, pp. 11-18, Summer 2007

15 Pages Posted: 27 Jul 2009

Date Written: 2007

Abstract

This article considers the context and content of a campaign history written and published at the height of the twentieth-century UK women's suffrage movement, 'The Suffragette: The History of the Women’s Militant Suffrage Movement', by (Estelle) Sylvia Pankhurst, second daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst, the founder of the Women's Social and Political Union.

Keywords: political marketing, propaganda, political campaigns, feminism, women's suffrage, Pankhurst

Suggested Citation

Mercer, John, Writing and Re-Writing Suffrage History: Sylvia Pankhurst’s The Suffragette (2007). Women's History Magazine, Issue 56, pp. 11-18, Summer 2007, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1439723

John Mercer (Contact Author)

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London
United Kingdom

HOME PAGE: http://www.johnmercer.eu

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