Carol Sures

  • rsvped +1 for Iron Jawed Angels 2020-02-06 15:42:57 -0500

    Film Screening: Iron Jawed Angels

    "Silent Sentinels"

    Alice Paul, played by Hilary Swank, pickets the White House with other suffragists in Iron Jawed Angels.

    To celebrate 100 years of women voting, Anne Arundel County Public Libraries and the League of Women Voters of Anne Arundel County will host a screening of Iron Jawed Angels.The film is a moving tribute to the suffragists who worked tirelessly for passage of the 19th Amendment granting American women the right to vote. Not a documentary, this award-winning HBO production dramatizes the final decade of a 70 year battle, led by the younger Alice Paul (Hilary Swank), Lucy Burns (Frances O’Connor), and the elder activist Carrie Catt (Anjelica Houston). (NR, 2004).

    This film showing is made possible through funding from the Anne Arundel County Library Foundation.  It is free and open to the public.  Click here for additional information.

     

     

    WHEN
    April 09, 2020 at 6pm
    WHERE
    Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
    269 Hillsmere Dr
    Annapolis, MD 21403
    United States
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  • rsvped +1 for Amending America 2020-02-06 15:41:29 -0500

    Amending America: How Women Won the Vote

    Join Kate Campbell Stevenson as she brings to life through song, monologue and movement the struggle for women's suffrage in the United States, using the powerful words of Abigail Adams, First Lady and early women's rights activist; Rose Crabtree, Council member of the 1920 all-female Town Council of Jackson Hole, Wyoming; and Alice Paul, early 20th century suffragist and co-founder of the National Women's Party.

    Ms. Stevenson's presentation celebrates the 100th anniversary of both the founding of the League of Women Voters and the ratification of the 19th Amendment, granting all women the right to vote in the United States.

    This free, public event is co-hosted by the LWVAAC Education Fund and Anne Arundel County Public Libraries. Click here for more information.

     

     

    WHEN
    April 02, 2020 at 7pm
    WHERE
    Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
    2260 Annapolis Mall Rd
    Annapolis, MD 21401
    United States
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Carol Sures

Carol Sures

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