To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ellen Hughes (1867–1927), from Llanengan in northern Wales, was a Welsh-language writer, temperance reformer and suffragist.[1]

Strongly influenced by Sarah Jane Rees, she was thrilled at having a poem published in the Welsh-language women's periodical Y Frythones when she was only 18.[2] The year 1907 saw the publication of the essay Angylion yr Aelwyd (Angels in the Home) which she had written in 1899. Now a member of the Undeb Dirwestol Merched y De (UDMD), the South Wales Women's Temperance Union, her article criticized men's arguments for keeping women out of parliament.[3] The same year she also published Murmur y Gragen. Sef detholion o gyfansoddiadau barddonol a rhyddiaethol (Murmur of the Shell: Selection of Poetry and Prose).[4]

In her A View Across the Valley: Short Stories by Women from Wales (1899), Jane Aaron describes Hughes as "arguably the Welsh-language author of the period who comes closest to being a feminist in the modern sense". Covering her contributions to the journal Y Gymraes (The Welsh Woman) in 1900, she quotes a passage in which Hughes mocks William Gladstone, the prime minister of the day: "The idea that an elder of the wisdom of Mr Gladstone should doubt the capacity of the majority of women to vote in an election strikes us as wonderfully astonishing!".[5]

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/2
    Views:
    139 201
    367
  • The Science of Healthy Aging: Living Better, Not Just Longer
  • Ellen Hughes wins 2013 Ernest Manning Leadership Medallion

Transcription

Selected works

  • Hughes, Ellen (1885). Sibrwd yr awel, sef Cyfansoddiadau barddonol. Robert Owen.
  • Hughes, Ellen (1907). Murmur Y Gragen. Sef Detholion O Gyfansoddiadau Barddonol a Rhyddiaethol. Dolgellau.

References

  1. ^ Koch, John T. (2006). Celtic Culture: Aberdeen breviary-celticism. ABC-CLIO. pp. 1787–. ISBN 978-1-85109-440-0.
  2. ^ Aaron, Jane (2010). Nineteenth-Century Women's Writing in Wales: Nation, Gender and Identity. University of Wales Press. pp. 133–. ISBN 978-0-7083-2287-1.
  3. ^ John, Angela (2011). Our Mother's Land: Chapters in Welsh Women's History, 1830-1939. University of Wales Press. pp. 184–. ISBN 978-1-78316-287-1.
  4. ^ Hughes, Ellen (1907). Murmur y Gragen. E.W. Evans.
  5. ^ Deininger, Michelle. "Book Review: Legacies of Recuperation: Feminism, Suffrage and the New Woman in the Honno Classics Series". The Latchkey: Journal of New Woman Studies.
This page was last edited on 4 February 2018, at 02:27
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.