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After Suffrage: A 20/20 Perspective on Women’s Rights, 1920 – 2020

Presented by Newton Free Library at Newton Free Library, Newton MA

Oct 30 2019
After Suffrage: A 20/20 Perspective on Women’s Rights, 1920 – 2020

Learn how women’s rights were impacted once they gained access to the ballot in 1920.

Join Barbara Berenson for a talk that will: explore how women have fared politically and legally over the past century; consider how women activists have built alliances and shaped laws in an effort to combat stereotypes; review some of the key developments over the past century; and discuss the historical connections between women who opposed suffrage and those who oppose women’s rights today.

Barbara Berenson is the author of, among other books, Massachusetts in the Woman Suffrage Movement:

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330 Homer Street, Newton, MA 02459

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