Little Women, Big World: The Significance of Louisa May Alcott's Novel
March 21, 2019 5:00-6:00 p.m. Abney Cultural Center CC 250 FALS Event

This literature panel will discuss Louisa May Alcott's book, Little Women, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of its publication and in honor of Women's History Month. The panelists will discuss the novel and it's historical and societal context. They will also discuss the rise of the suffrage movement and first-wave feminism, the rise of female authorship and female dominance of the reading market, and genre fiction and the tropes of the era. There will also be time for audience questions.


Students seeking FALS credit must provide a valid Lander ID when attending this event.  
Faculty Sponsor: Rebekah Scoggins