May 28: Jenny Hobhouse, grand-niece of Emily Hobhouse, will speak on the latter’s life.

Emily Hobhouse was a social activist and humanitarian as well as a pacifist and involved in  the Women’s Suffrage Movement in England.  She was also involved in the creation of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) in the Hague in 1915.  Jenny Hobhouse  has researched, sorted and studied the Emily Hobhouse papers for nearly half of her life and has written books on her.

Attention members: we will have a short AGM before the program starts at 11:00, so please be there promptly at 10:30.

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