County Library To Host Anti-Suffrage Satire
Last updated 9/6/2021 at 10:21am
Just over 100 years ago, American women won the vote after a 72-year battle. Today, amid celebrations honoring that hard-fought victory, it's astonishing – and fun – to look back at women's arguments against voting. At 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 14, Michèle LaRue will present "Someone Must Wash the Dishes: An Anti-Suffrage Satire," which does just that. The free performance will be held in the Rogow Room at the Transylvania County Library and is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Pro-Suffragist Marie Jenney Howe wrote "Someone Must Wash the Dishes" in 1912. Titled "An Anti-Suffr...