Mary Wollstonecraft

Writer and Philosopher

A Biography of Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft was born in 1759, in London.In 1780 her mother died. By 1792 she had published Vindication on the Rights of Woman, Which was about the equality of Woman. Maria or the Wrongs of Woman was published in 1798. Eventually she decided to move in with William Godwin who was the founder of philosophical anarchism. Mary later had a daughter named Mary which caused her to die on 11-10-1797 http://www.historyguide.org/intellect/wollstonecraft.html

Mary Wollstonecraft's Accomplishments

Mary was a woman bent on changing the view of woman in society. She wrote The Vindication of Rights on Woman to prove this. She also wrote Maria or the Wrongs of Woman to show that Woman's Morals towards men were clouding their judgment. She used a new style of writing that helped influence the people to switch to her side. http://www.biography.com/people/mary-wollstonecraft-9535967
Mary Wollstonecraft