A crowd of women standing in line at a polling station in the Weimar Republic in 1919, the first year women were allowed to vote.
Learn what defined the “new woman” in Weimar Germany and read about society's resistance to women’s changing roles in politics and the workforce.
Students read fictional biographies of German citizens and make hypotheses about the citizens' voting choices in the Weimar elections.
Explore Weimar-era fine art, film, and ballet with this collection of images. Analyze the experimental styles and social commentary of German art in the 1920s.