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The Not-So-Golden Life of the Gilded Age Wife

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

1:00 pm

Despite class differences, women of the Gilded Age shared at least one
similarity — they were viewed as inferior to men. Male doctors spent an
inordinate amount of time theorizing how a woman’s body controlled her
mind. Join Velya Jancz-Urban to hear more about these widely-held yet
fantastically incorrect suppositions and superstitions about the female
mind and body. Co-sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.

Contact Information:

631 283-0774 Ext. 523


Rogers Memorial Library
91 Coopers Farm Road