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Equality Salon: Gender, Race, and American Politics in 2018

  • Belmont Paul Women's Equality National Monument 144 Constitution Ave NE Washington, DC 20002 (map)

Join the NWP for a panel discussion on how women candidates, voters, and office holders are changing, challenging, and disrupting American politics in 2018. We’ll discuss the ways in which women, and particularly women of color, are demanding a seat at the table, the nationwide impact of a more diverse electorate on midterm elections, and how women’s increased visibility in political life is changing America.

Featuring Leah Daughtry, author of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics, Kelly Dittmar from the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University and author of A Seat at the Table: Congresswomen's Perspectives on Why Their Presence Matters, and Christine K. Jahnke, author of The Well-Spoken Woman Speaks Out: How to Use Your Voice to Drive Change. Additional panelists to be announced soon.

Doors open at 6pm, and the panel begins at 6:30pm. Book signings will follow the program. This is event is free and open to all. Registration is required.