Declaration of the Rights of Woman and of the [Female] Citizen, French Déclaration des droits de la femme et de la citoyenne, pamphlet by Olympe de Gouges published in France in 1791. … The preamble of Gouges’s pamphlet emphasized that women must be included among those considered part of France’s National Assembly.
What was the goal of the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and Citizen?
Prepared and proposed by the Marquis de Lafayette, the declaration asserted that all men “are born and remain free and equal in rights” and that these rights were universal.
When was the Declaration of the Rights of Woman?
Olympe de Gouges, The Declaration of the Rights of Woman (September 1791) · LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY: EXPLORING THE FRENCH REVOUTION.
WHY DID Olympe de Gouges write a declaration?
In response to the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen, written to assert equality in French society, Olympe de Gouges wrote the The Declarations of the Rights of Woman and of the Citizen.
Who wrote the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and of the Female Citizen?
-she protested against the declaration of rights of men and citizen as they excluded women. -in 1791 she wrote declaration of rights of women and citizen and presented it to queen. -1793 she criticized Jacobins for closing the club’s of women.
Who wrote the Declaration of the rights of Man?
Marquis de La Fayette (1757-1834), the principal author of the Déclaration, collaborated with Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), who had been influenced in turn by Magna Carta.
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen.
|Full title:||Déclaration des droits de l’homme et du citoyen|
|Creator:||Jean-Jacques François Le Barbier|
|Copyright:||Musée Carnavalet / Roger-Viollet|