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Black Women Breaking Barriers – The Vote & Beyond

February 3, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Join Community Watch & Comment — The Wednesday Edition on WPFW 89.3FM Wednesday, February 3rd, 11 am-12 pm for Black Women Breaking Barriers: The Vote & Beyond

This online event will be live streamed and archived for future viewings.

Our guest, Dr. Martha S. Jones is the Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and Professor of History at The Johns Hopkins University. She is a legal and cultural historian whose work examines how Black Americans have shaped the story of American democracy. She is the author of Vanguard: How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote, and Insisted on Equality for AllBirthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America; and All Bound Up Together: The Woman Question in African American Public Culture 1830-1900. Prior to her academic career, she was a public interest litigator in New York City.

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February 3, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
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