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American Experience “The Vote” Screening and Discussion

June 29 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Shared by the Yolo County Library and hosted by PBS and the National Women’s History Museum:

Join American Experience and the National Women’s History Museum for an exclusive preview screening, followed by a panel discussion with producers and experts from the film. Guests are encouraged to ask questions and join the conversation.

Mon, June 29, 2020, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PDT

One hundred years after the passage of the 19th Amendment, The Vote tells the dramatic culmination story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in U.S. history.

The two-part American Experience documentary The Vote premieres July 6 and 7 on your local PBS station, PBS.org and the PBS Video App.

Featuring:

Beverly Guy-Sheftall, National Women’s History Museum Board Member

Michelle Ferrari, Writer, Producer, Director, The Vote

Martha Jones, Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and Professor of History, The Johns Hopkins University.

Susan Ware, Scholar, Historian

With welcome remarks from Pat Harrison (President and CEO, CPB) and an introduction from Susan Bellows (Acting Executive Producer, American Experience).

Hosted on OVEE: https://ovee.itvs.org/screenings/u0y1d

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Date:
June 29
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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