Thursday, September 8, 2011

October 1: Votes for Women! Celebrating a Century of Woman Suffrage in California

Celebrating a Century of Woman Suffrage in California

October 1, 2011
10:00 a.m. to noon

Martha Wheelock
Creating the Story of California Woman Suffrage
Filmmaker, Ishtar Films and Wild West Women, Inc.
Co-producer, director and co-writer, California Women Win the Vote!

The Suffrage Struggle in California – as Lived by Clara Foltz
Judge John Crown Professor of Law, Emerita, Stanford Law School
Author, Woman Lawyer: The Trials of Clara Foltz (Stanford University Press, 2011)
Founder, Women’s Legal History website

Strategies for Success: The Suffrage Campaign in Southern California
Associate Professor, History Department, California Polytechnic University, Pomona
Author, Earning Power: Women and Work in Los Angeles, 1880-1930 (University of Nevada Press, 2011)

Moderator: Donna C. Schuele
Lecturer, Department of Criminology, Law & Society, UC Irvine

Registration: 9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Program: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Lunch: 12:00 p.m.

Bring a sack lunch or buy a lunch ticket at registration (limited supply).
The Huntington Library Women's Studies Seminar is free of charge and
no reservation is required.
Attendees will receive complimentary admission to the grounds and museums.
Parking is free.

Please distribute and post this announcement widely.

To access the program flyer in PDF, please click here:

1 comment:

Hypatia said...

I am very eager to attend, but am not driving for the next few months. I would like to make contact with someone coming from Santa Monica or the Westside. I can meet you at your place or a mutually-agreed rendezvous. Please call (310) 452-0204.


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