3,694Apr 22, 2013
First Lady Mary Lincoln
Richard Norton Smith and Rosalyn Terborg-Penn talked about the life and influence of first lady Mary Lincoln and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included her ...
691Feb 28, 2013
Role of Media in Women's Suffrage
Women journalists and authors talked about the role of the media in the women’s suffrage movement and how they have helped and hurt the cause in the last century. They spoke at a National ...
3,400Feb 18, 2013
Historical Perspectives on First Ladies
Historians talked about the role of the first lady of the United States and how it had evolved through history. They gave examples of the differences between various first ladies. The ...
719Aug 26, 2010
90th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage
In commemoration of the 90th anniversary of women gaining their Constitutional right to vote by the passage of the 19th Amendment, scholars talked about the women’s suffrage movement and its ...
321Oct 10, 2008
Book Discussion on Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower
Rosayln Terborg-Penn, Sharon Harley, and Crystal Feimster talked about the book to which they contributed, Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower (The University of ...
50Sep 9, 1999
Frederick Douglass Impact
Participants talked about the impact Frederick Douglass, his writings and his orations had on American culture. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.
228Aug 25, 1995
Women's Suffrage Movement 75th Anniversary
In a forum marking the 75th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, Professor Wheeler reviewed the history of women’s suffrage in the various states of the Union. Professor Terborg-Penn talked ...