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Author event: A Suffragette in America: Reflections on Prisoners, Pickets and Political Change by E. Sylvia Pankhurst at Central

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Audience: Adults

Categories: Author/Storyteller

Published for the first time, this book by the leading English militant suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst details her tours of America in 1911 and 1912, centering on Milwaukee, the city Pankhurst came to in order to meet the people who were in the fight to champion the marginalized and oppressed. Katherine Connelly edited and wrote the introduction to the book. A biographer of Sylvia Pankhurst, Connelly will present the book and the research she performed while bringing the book to print. Books will be available for sale by Boswell Book Company.

Location: Central Library Community Room I

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