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A Woman’s Work is Never Done: Righting the Wrongs of Our Political Past & Present

A Woman’s Work is Never Done: Righting the Wrongs of Our Political Past & Present


Join us for an interactive, online panel discussion. In 2019 the Delaware General Assembly approved the Equal Rights Amendment, but a woman’s work is never done. The Delaware Historical Society and Lewes Public Library host a discussion on the continued fight for women’s rights, led by a diverse panel of politically active and socially conscious women. Bring your questions and comments, audience participation is encouraged!

Moderated by Dr. Emerald Christopher-Byrd, Assistant Professor, Women & Gender Studies, University of Delaware
Panelists include:
Charito Calvachi-Mateyko | Co-Chair and Chair of the Community and Social Justice Subcommittee, Delaware Hispanic Commission; Principal, Delaware Transformative Justice; and Executive Director, Latino Initiative on Restorative Justice
Shané Darby | Founder Black Mothers in Power
Morgan Keller | Communications Manager, ACLU Delaware
Rep. Valerie Longhurst | House Majority Leader, Delaware General Assembly
Pamela Malsch | Co-Chair, Women’s March Sussex - Delaware
Marlene A. Saunders, LMSW | Women's March Sussex - Delaware; member, Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice
Tara Sheldon | At-Large Director, CAMP Rehoboth

NOTE: this session is conducted through Zoom. You MUST REGISTER to receive instructions for joining the meeting.

Basic written instructions for using Zoom may be found here and a brief video tutorial may be found here.

This program is partially funded by a grant from the Delaware Humanities, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lewes Public Library
  Adults     Older Adults  
  History and Genealogy  

Registration is required. There are 260 seats available.