feminist

On John Ruskin and His "Sesame and Lilies"

A woman’s true power rests in her feminine values and her willingness to insist those values are as critical to society as men’s values.  Today, more than ever, women’s values need to be front and center. 

John Ruskin (1819–1900) was an English artist, scientist, poet, environmentalist, philosopher, and the preeminent art critic of his time. Ruskin’s lecture Sesame and Lilies, first published in 1865, stands as a reminder of the role of women in society:

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