Mary Wollstonecraft was an English writer, philosopher, and advocate of women's rights. During her brief career, she wrote novels, treatises, The a travel narrative, a history of the French Revolution, a conduct book, and a children's book.
The life of Wollstonecraft has contributed to what is now considered first wave feminism. Mary Wollstonecraft’s impact on people such as Susan B. Anthony has created a legacy that is unmatched to other women. Today she is recognized and distinguished around the world for the influence she has had on the different women movements. For someone whose career began rather reasonably in England, is today a global symbol of feminist struggle. Her work laid the groundwork for women’s suffrage movement in the United States and Great Britain, but her influence also spreads to places such as Europe and Scandinavia.