Loyola University Chicago

Gannon Center for Women and Leadership

11/8/17: Funding Feminism

The Gannon Center for Women and Leadership invites you to attend a

Talk with Author Joan Marie Johnson

Funding Feminism:
Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women's Movement, 1870-1967

November 8, 2017
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Paper Hall, First Floor
Loyola University Chicago ‚óŹ Lakeshore Campus


Joan Marie Johnson examines an understudied dimension of women’s history in the United States: how a group of affluent white women from the late nineteenth through the mid-twentieth centuries advanced the status of all women through acts of philanthropy.

A limited number of books will be available to purchase from the author at the conclusion of the program.