Olympe de Gouges (1748-1793) was a woman committed to literature and politics. She fought many battles, from abolition of slavery to women’s rights.
For a long time she had been caricatured and satirized. Nowadays she holds a significant place in the History of Ideas. Discover this modern and free woman in this café.
In French by Patrick Landri
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Image : Pastel by Alexandre Kucharski