Dow expertly traces the history of the protest, paying particular attention to the creation of one of the most endearing myths about feminism: the feminist bra-burner
Anyway, the students will be keen to know what the Liverpool market trader's daughter and the legendary Australian bra-burner
have to offer as possible future Rectors.
After all, we've seen a century in which we've lost our upper hand, victims of the suffragettes and their "Votes for Women" campaign, to the bra-burners
of the Women's Lib movement.
This is definitely not what the equal opportunity bra-burners
of the Sixties were fighting for.
FROM Emily Pankhurst to 60s bra-burners
, there's always been an iconic female image to sum up the state of our nation.
The infamous bra-burners
marched for equal pay in 1969 and later for abortion and contraception rights.
In the 1970s, they were known as bra-burners
and trouble-makers, who marched through the streets carrying placards.
DESPITE what some bra-burners
might say, the Wonderbra is a great leap forward for female liberation, transforming modestly-endowed women into goddesses.
The neurotic bra-burners
were back on their high horses over that little spot of disco PR.