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The Legacy of “The Notorious RBG”

Digital Event
May 4: 7:00 pm

Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a feminist superhero who could still do a plank at 87 and who survived pancreatic cancer long beyond expectations. Dartmouth history professor Annelise Orleck examines the life of the brilliant jurist who remained fiercely progressive, unapologetically liberal, and committed to equality to the end, and who loved her status as a pop culture idol.

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About Annelise Orleck

Annelise Orleck is professor of history at Dartmouth College and the author of five books on the history of US women, politics, immigration, and activism, including Storming Caesars Palace: How Black Mothers Fought Their Own War on Poverty.

Underwriter

Anne Commire Fund for Women in the Humanities

Statewide Underwriters

Vermont Department of Libraries logoInstitute of Museum and Library Services logo

Photo: Supreme Court of the United States, photographer Steve Petteway via Wikimedia Commons

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Date:
May 4
Time:
7:00 pm
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Organizer

Robert Joly
Phone:
(802) 748-8291

Venue

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
1171 Main St
St Johnsbury, VT 05819 United States
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Website:
http://www.stjathenaeum.org/