Roseau County Historical Society presents Samantha 'Rastles' the Woman Question
September 18, 2021
A one-woman performance featuring Jane Curry as Samantha Smith Allen, the rustic philosopher of sound country stock whose ideas on various issues are grounded in an affection for common sense and faith in its applicability to problems. Through her typical, popular brand of 19th century horse sense American humor, she challenges the status quo of social norms regarding women's issues and plants herself squarely on the side of sensible women's rights.
Samantha appears in period costume and introduces via anecdote the foils for her sage observations. She "rastles" with questions concerning...