Women and Gender Studies Program

“Militant Motherhood and Popular Protest in Mid-Twentieth Century Canada”

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 4:15 PM to 6:15 PM
218 Bailey Hall USM Gorham Campus
Contact Name: 
Lauren Webster
Contact Phone: 
(207) 780-4289
Contact Email: 

Lecture by Julie Guard (University of Manitoba) on protests by the “Housewives Consumers Association” that helped shape Canada’s economic and social policies from the late 1930s to the 1950s.  

Co-sponsors:  USM Women & Gender Studies, and Departments of History & Political Science and Communications & Media Studies