CA Votes for Women-- 100th Anniversary of California’s Ratification Giving Women the Vote

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Event Date: 
November 9, 2019 - 10:30 am
Event Location: 
Saratoga Library
13650 Saratoga Avenue,
Saratoga, CA 95070
United States

Bonnie Morris, Professor of Women’s History & Author, will speak on 100th anniversary of California’s ratification of the nineteenth amendment acknowledging Women’s Right to Vote

Author Bio: BONNIE J. MORRIS, Ph.D.
Bonnie J. Morris is a women’s studies professor and historian, now a lecturer at the University of California at Berkeley, and the author of sixteen books—including Women’s History for Beginners, which was broadcast on C-Span and earned a fan letter from First Lady Michelle Obama. Dr. Morris has taught women’s history for over 23 years at universities including Georgetown University, George Washington University,Semester at Sea, Santa Clara University, and St. Mary’s College, and has been a guest lecturer for the Library of Congress and the State Department. She is also an exam leader for the AP U.S. History exam, a consultant to Disney Animation, and a research associate for the Global Women’s Institute. Her newest book, The Feminist Revolution, was published by the Smithsonian Institute Press in March 2018 and listed as one of the top picks for women’s history month by Oprah’s Book Club and O magazine.

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