march, 2022

20mar1:30 pm3:00 pmEbenezer Maxwell Mansion: Literary Parlor – A Country Doctor

Event Details

Sarah Orne Jewett’s story of a young medical woman remains an incisive rendering of the dilemmas of gender, society, and self. Nan Prince first becomes interested in medicine as a child, as the ward of the widowed physician Dr. Leslie. In time she becomes his protégée. But when she enters medical college, she realizes that she will have to choose between marriage and her career, between the demands of her society and her obligations to her true self.

Time

(Sunday) 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion

200 W Tulpehocken St

Organizer

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansiondiane@ebenezermaxwellmansion.org 200 W Tulpehocken St Philadelphia PA 19144

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