Women's Suffrage Centennial Symposium

Virginia Kase, Paula Giddings, Dawn Teele
Saturday April 18, 2020
9 a.m.–2 p.m.

To reflect on the historical meaning of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, and the extension of the franchise to women, this Symposium brings together leading voices on the women's struggle for the vote, including Paula J. Giddings, Professor of Africana Studies Emerita, Smith College, and author of When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America; Dawn Teele, Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania, and author of Forging the Franchise: The Political Origins of the Women’s Vote; and Virgina Kase, CEO of the League of Women Voters of the United States. 

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Logo for Women's Suffrage Centennial Symposium includes an image of a hand holding a voting ballot

$35 General Admission (price includes lunch).
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$10 Students (price includes lunch).  
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CWRU and CSU matriculated students - Free (includes lunch)
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Admission for CWRU students is free and is generously subsidized by the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women. Admission for CSU students is free and is generously subsidized by the Cleveland-Marshall School of Law.


For other schools interested in attending, please email michaeldavidbaron@gmail.com