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How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote, and Insisted on Equality for All with Dr. Martha S. Jones

Tue, October 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Dr. Martha S. Jones, author of Vanguard: How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote, and Insisted on Equality for All, joins Dean Douglas to highlight the often-overlooked work of Black women to win the vote. A legal and cultural historian, Jones’ work examines how Black Americans have shaped the story of American democracy. This session is co-sponsored by the Pauli Murray Center for History and Social Justice.