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Author Valle Ferrer, Norma, 1947-

Title Luisa Capetillo, pioneer Puerto Rican feminist / Norma Valle Ferrer ; translated by Gloria Waldman-Schwartz, with the collaboration of students from the Graduate Program in Translation, the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, Spring 1991.

Publication Info. New York : Peter Lang, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 CAPETILLO, LUI    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG CAPETILLO, LUISA    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 92 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
Series Nuestra voz, 1074-6773 ; v. 4
Nuestra voz, 1074-6773 ; v. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [85]-92).
Contents Origins of the feminist struggle in Puerto Rico -- The making of a feminist -- Life as a moral drama -- The first feminist manifesto -- Capetillo's impact on the social conscience of Puerto Rico -- Appendix A: By-laws of the Ladies Association for the Education of Women, 1886 -- Appendix B: Selections from Influencias de las ideas modernas, 1916 -- Appendix C: A letter and a police report -- Chronology of Luisa Capetillo's life.
Subject Capetillo, Luisa, 1879-1922.
Feminists -- Puerto Rico -- Biography.
Women socialists -- Puerto Rico -- Biography.
Women in the labor movement -- Puerto Rico.
Added Title Luisa Capetillo. English
ISBN 0820442852 alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780820442853
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