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People/Characters: Olympe de Gouges

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Bedeutende Französinnen : Christine de Pizan, Emilie du Chatelet, Madame de Sevigne, Germaine de Stael, Olympe de Gouges, Madame Roland, George Sand, Simone de Beauvoir by Gerlinde Kraus
Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution by Simon Schama
French Feminism in the Nineteenth Century by Claire Goldberg Moses
Last Letters: Prisons and Prisoners of the French Revolution 1793-1794 by Olivier Blanc
Liberty: The Lives and Times of Six Women in Revolutionary France by Lucy Moore
A New Dictionary of the French Revolution by Richard Ballard
Olympe de Gouges by Evelyne Morin-Rotureau
Olympe de Gouges by Olivier Blanc
Olympe de Gouges by Catel Muller
Olympe de Gouges dans "La Fée électronique" Nam June Paik by Hortense Lyon
Olympe de Gouges et les droits de la femme by Sophie Mousset
The Other Enlightenment: How French Women Became Modern by Carla Hesse
Sexual Politics in the Enlightenment: Women Writers Read Rousseau by Mary Seidman Trouille
The Terror: The Merciless War for Freedom in Revolutionary France by David Andress
The Terror: The Shadow of the Guillotine: France 1792-1794 by Graeme Fife
Vrijheid, gelijkheid en de broederschap van Kain en Abel: Getuigenissen en documenten over de Franse Revolutie by E.M. Janssen Perio
Woman in France During the Eighteenth Century by Julia Kavanagh
Women and the Limits of Citizenship in the French Revolution (Donald G. Creighton Lectures) by Olwen H. Hufton
Women of the French Revolution by Linda Kelly
The Women of the French Revolution by Jules Michelet
Women of the French Revolution (Women in History) by Thomas Streissguth
Women, the Family, and Freedom: The Debate in Documents, 1750-1880 by Susan G. Bell

Character description

Olympe de Gouges (1748–1793), born Marie Gouze, was a writer and women's rights activist during the period of the French Revolution. She is most famous for her "Declaration of the Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen." She was executed by guillotine during the Reign of Terror.

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