United States Capitol Historical Society is proud to announce the program lineup for its 2020 Annual Symposium, 100 Years of Women Voting. Distinguished speakers will discuss the impact of women in American government and public life over the last century. Reimagined as a virtual series, the rescheduled program will cover all of the originally planned topics over six weekly webinars.
All sessions will be free and open to the public; registration will be required. More details will be posted soon here and our social media channels. 100 Years of Women Voting is co-sponsored by the Kluge Center at the Library of Congress and made possible by the Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission.
August 27, 2020
Opening Keynote by Christina Wolbrecht
September 3, 2020
Race and Gender in Politic: The Last 100 Years
September 10, 2020
Diverse Voices from the Suffrage Movement
September 17, 2020
Women in Leadership
September 24, 2020
Gender and Political Participation
October 1, 2020
Closing Keynote by Dr. Martha Jones