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Focus on Women, Culture and Herstories of Suffrage

October 22, 2020
5:00 pm

UVM Microsoft Teams
Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner
Please note: this free event will be held on Microsoft Teams, hosted by the University of Vermont. Registration is not required for this event. Learn more about this event.

As part of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom’s celebration of the 19th Amendment, this free, online presentation, featuring Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner, will explore important questions. Who were the women presidential candidates in the 1800’s? How did indigenous people influence ideas of women’s suffrage and rights? Who was not included in the suffrage movement? How can past lessons help shape the ongoing creation of our democracy?

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About Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner

Dr. Wagner is a nationally-recognized lecturer, author, and story-teller of women’s history. Dr. Wagner’s 2019 Women’s Suffrage Anthology unfolds a new intersectional look at the 19th century woman’s rights movement.


  • Anne Slade Frey Charitable Trust
  • Northfield Savings Bank
  • St. Michael’s College
  • Vermont Federal Credit Union
  • Walter Cerf Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation



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