Women Suffragists and the Men Who Supported Them
The Suffragents and Their Role in the Struggle for the Vote
Presented by the National Archives in partnership with the 2020 Women’s Vote Centennial Initiative and 2020 One Woman One Vote Festival
What role did men play in the women’s suffrage movement, and how did they aid in the fight for the 19th Amendment? A distinguished panel will discuss the men who involved themselves in the suffrage movement, including the Men’s League of Women’s Suffrage. Moderated by Betsy Fischer Martin, Executive Director, Women and Politics Institute, American University School of Public Affairs, panelists include Brooke Kroeger, author of The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote; Johanna Neuman, author of Gilded Suffragists; and Susan Ware, author of Why They Marched.
Free Admission. Reservations Required.
Event will be held in the William G. McGowan Theater