|Event Name:||Voices & Votes Book Talk: One Woman, One Vote|
|Event Description:||Marjorie Spruill will give a talk on One Woman, One Vote. As editor, Spruill compiled this anthology of leading historians' insightful research and contemporary writings on the U.S. suffrage movement, involving generations of women's rights advocates. Over 200 historic photos illustrate the diversity of women who fought for the right to vote. Spruill is Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of South Carolina. She lectures widely on women's history in the U.S. and abroad, and is a frequent consultant to museums, filmmakers, and the news media.
Part of the Voices and Votes: Democracy in America traveling exhibit of the Smithsonian Institution, on display at the Aiken County Historical Museum from July 23 through September 3, 2022. In anticipation of this honor, a Program Committee has worked with partners to assemble 15 different events from late February to early September, to be held free of charge in venues across the community. The exhibit and all programs offer wide-ranging reflections on the storied history of voting rights in America, many with a local focus.
|Event Class:||Arts & Culture|
|Contact Person or Organization:||Aiken County Historical Museum|
|Start Date/Time:||8/26/2022 6:00 PM|
|Directions:||Center for African American History, Art and Culture
120 York St NE
Aiken, SC 29801