*THIS EVENT IS SOLD-OUT
The Folger Shakespeare Library and National Woman’s Party proudly present a conversation for children and adults about the historic fight for women's right to vote with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, NWP Executive Director Zakiya Thomas, and feminist author Rebecca Traister. Each child attending will receive a copy of the Senator’s new book, Bold and Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote.
Doors open at 6pm and tickets are sold-out.
About the book: BOLD & BRAVE: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote is an inspiring book for children that looks at ten influential suffragists. It was written by U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) who was inspired by her own great-grandmother, grandmother, and mother to be bold and brave - to stand up for what she believes in. BOLD & BRAVE tells the stories of ten leaders who strove to win the right to vote for American women - a journey that took more than seventy years of passionate commitment. The diverse group of featured women in BOLD & BRAVE are Susan B. Anthony, Lucy Burns, Jovita Idar, Inez Milholland, Alice Paul, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Mary Church Terrell, Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, and Ida B. Wells.