Connections with Evan Dawson: Celebrate 2020 Topic Podcasts

Connections with Evan Dawson: Celebrate 2020 Topic Podcasts

Connections with Evan Dawson Podcasts Related to 19th Amendment Anniversary 

This year, the Susan B. Anthony Museum and House is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. 2020 also marks suffragist Susan B. Anthony’s 200th birthday and the 75th anniversary of the museum. Listen On-Demand to Connections Podcasts that focus on this topic


Connections: Discussing the state of women's rights in 2020

To mark these historic occasions, the museum has invited music producer, author, and civil rights activist Tena Clark as this year’s keynote speaker for its birthday dinner celebration. Clark has worked with music legends including Aretha Franklin, Natalie Cole, Patti LaBelle, and many more. We talk with her about her career and the impact of women in music, and we have a broader discussion about the state of women’s rights in 2020. (Posted 1/31/2020)

Connections: The 2019 Susan B. Anthony Birthday Luncheon Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Irma McClaurin

McClaurin is a feminist anthropologist and author who writes about race, diversity, and social justice. (Posted 2/1/2020)

Connections: What can be learned from Susan B. Anthony? 

In November of 1872, suffragist Susan B. Anthony illegally voted in the presidential election. Two weeks later, she was arrested and fined $100. We reexamine this moment in history and ask ourselves what lessons we can learn. What would Susan B. Anthony say to people not planning to exercise their right to vote? Our guests:

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