Anna Maria van Schurman entry: Overview screen.
5 November 1607
AMS, scholar, religious leader, and proto-feminist, was born in Cologne
AMS composed a treatise on education for women, Amica dissertatio . . . de capacitate ingenii muliebris ad scientias
, which reached print about three years later.
Clement Barksdale's English translation of AMS's De ingenii muliebris
, 1641, was published in London
as The Learned Maid; or, Whether a Maid may be a Scholar?
5 May 1678
AMS, scholar, religious leader, and proto-feminist, died at the Labadist community near the village of Wieuwerd