Daily Archives: May 18, 2015

Fredrika Bremer: Swedish writer, feminist activist, spinster

In Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women, Mrs. March reads something by Swedish novelist Fredrika Bremer to her four daughters (according to  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fredrika_Bremer) .   Who was Frederika Bremer? Fredrika Bremer (17 August 1801 — 31 December 1865) was a Swedish writer and a feminist … Continue reading

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