The organizer of the first group of Girl Guides of Canada.
A novelist, poet, and social activist. The first African-American woman to be awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Canadian-Indian poet, writer, and performer.
Finland’s first feminist, a famous writer, and social activist.
A political theorist and philosopher, one of the leading political thinkers of the 20th century. Known for her critical writing on Jewish affairs and her contribution to modern radicalism theories.
A feminist British writer and member of the literary Bloomsbury Group. A pioneer of the stream of the consciousness writing method and one of the greatest authors of all time.
An award-winning poet, novelist, essayist, teacher, and environmental activist.
A French writer, social theorist, political activist, and existentialist philosopher who laid the foundation of the 20th-century feminist movement.
An award-winning poet and language activist, the first Latina woman to win the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry.
The founder of the National First Ladies' Library.