Lucy Delap: Compañeras, 1 July 2021
Show More Peace on Our Terms: The Global Battle for Women’s Rights after the First World War by Mona Siegel.
Columbia, 321 pp., £30, January 2020, 978 0 231 19510 2Show More
Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement by Katherine Marino.
North Carolina, 339 pp., £25.95, August 2020, 978 1 4696 6152 0Show More
“... have surprised the central figures discussed in Peace on Our Terms and Feminism for the Americas. Mona Siegel’s book begins shortly after the end of the First World War, when hopes for peace and reconstruction were high. President Wilson’s speech on the rights of nations and peoples seemed to promise that small nation-states and imperial territories ...”