Join a talk by Elaine Weiss on her book chronicling the history of the womens' suffrage movement, "The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote."
Hosts: Co-Presented by National First Ladies’ Library and Stark Library
Date and time: Thu, Oct 28, 2021, 3:30 PM PDT
Following a handful of remarkable women who led their respective forces into battle, along with appearances by Woodrow Wilson, Warren Harding, Frederick Douglass, and Eleanor Roosevelt, the book, "The Woman's Hour", is an inspiring story of activists winning their own freedom in one of the last campaigns forged in the shadow of the Civil War, and the beginning of the great twentieth-century battles for civil rights.
ABOUT: Elaine Weiss, author
Elaine Weiss is an award-winning journalist and writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper's, The New York Times, and The Christian Science Monitor, as well as in reports and documentaries for NPR and Voice of America. Elaine Weiss inspires audiences with conversations about what it takes to change the Constitution, the power of civic engagement, how change is made, and the story of past and present voting rights.
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|"The Women's Hour": Book talk on the Historical Suffrage Battle for Womens' Right to Vote|
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|Date||Thursday October 28|
|Time||3:30 PM - 3:30 PM|
|Organizer/Author||National First Ladies' Library|
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Added to the calendar on Saturday Oct 16th, 2021 1:18 PM