VOTING MATTERS: 100 Years Ago and Now; Panel to Support Women for Congress; Aug 16, 7:30pm

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Anniversary of Women’s Right to Vote And Support Fair Fight!

Celebrate 100 years since the Suffragette movement. This amazing panel will fill you in on the history, the injustice and the journey of Women’s voting rights in America.

Proceeds to benefit the Women on Force Multiplier’s House and Senate Slates.

Marcia Chatelain is Professor of History and African American Studies at Georgetown University and author of South Side Girls and Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America. She is a scholar of African American life and culture.

Manisha Sinha is the Draper Chair in American History at the University of Connecticut and a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She is the author of The Counterrevolution of Slavery, named one of the ten best books on slavery in Politico.

Lisa Tetrault is Associate Professor of History at Carnegie Mellon University and author of the prize-winning book, The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women’s Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898.

Susan Ware is the author of Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote. She serves as the Honorary Women’s Suffrage Centennial Historian at Radcliffe’s Schlesinger Library.

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