Talk : Le long chemin aux urnes

Le long chemin aux urnes : la lutte pour le droit des femmes au Québec

Talk by Melanie Leavitt, Sunday 11 December

“Women brave cold seeking vote”, Montreal Star, 16 December 1929

On the occasion of the centenary of the women’s march to the Quebec Parliament for voting rights, we will examine the history of the women who waged a long, intense struggle for the recognition of their civil rights and to redefine the role and the place of women in Quebec society.

The speaker Melanie Leavitt is a member of the board of Mile End Memories.

Sunday 11 December 2022, 2 pm
The talk will be in French. Questions and discussion in English or French
Bibliothèque Mordecai-Richler (multifunctional room), 5434 avenue du Parc.
Free activity. Advance registration not required.