Emily Wilding Davison
Made By Alessandra Bremer, Danielle Sng & Madhumita Kumar
Dulwich College Shanghai http://dulwich-shanghai.cn/
Interview with Michael Tanner
Rumors and Truth
Audio and Video
June 1912 Emily Wilding Davison's writings related to imprisonment and force-feeding
© The Women's Library, London Metropolitan University
...On Saturday June 22nd, I was fed by force about 11am. I barricaded myself in my cell as strongly as I could...
...The boder gripped my head and began to force the tube down my throat...
...This happened so many times that the Auier D said "My my Davison, you ARE determined"
I felt very proud of that, when the tube went down...
...They merely replied by seizing me and pinning me down on the bed. All this time I suffered no frustrated agony...
Next day I received a clean bill as to my sanity by my unconditional release some days before my sentence was official - I was not allowed to do my own frocking...
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