Reading into Suffrage History | Death in Ten Minutes
October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reading into Suffrage History
Wednesday, October 21, 7:00 pm
Virtual Program | Zoom
Book: Death in Ten Minutes: The forgotten life of radical suffragette Kitty Marion, by Fern Riddell
In partnership with the Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council, this three-part book discussion series will explore a variety of titles related to the history of the suffrage movement as the United States celebrates the centennial anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment. Join Grand Rapids Public Library staff and for a lively talk on each of these three books, co-hosted with members of the Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council who will provide important context and resources as readers make deeper connections to the history of the events leading up to the 19th amendment.
This program is a collaboration with the Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council in honor of the 100 year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment, which occurred August 26, 1920. Register here.