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Character bio — Emma Goldman

Character bio — Emma Goldman

When I was in college (back more years than I am going to admit) I had a Women Who Dared calendar (surprise, surprise!). The highlighted figure for the month of January was none other than Emma Goldman and the image was the one at left from the Library of Congress. When Jeff told me about […]

Character Bio: Evelyn Nesbit

Character Bio: Evelyn Nesbit

Evelyn Nesbit “The American Eve” Prior to being donned the “American Eve”, Evelyn Nesbit rose to fame in  the beginning of the 20th century. Beginning as a novice model in New York City, Nesbit quickly became a “Gibson Girl“. Essentially, Nesbit was the Marilyn Monroe of her era. Following her work as a model, Nesbit […]