Well Behaved Women Rarely Make History

Collaborative Event with Broward County Library, African American Research Library & Cultural Center, and Holy Cross Health

This discussion will provide insight into the life and work of notable women such as Ruby Bridges, Rosa Parks, Maya Angelou, Kamala Harris, Frida Kahlo, Jane Goodall and Malala Yousafzai along with how their mission relates to today’s circumstances.

There will be a Q&A session after the discussion, followed by an optional tour of the art gallery.

Complimentary refreshments will be available at the end of the program.

Friday, May 20,2022
2 - 3:30 p.m.

African-American Resource Library & Cultural Center
2650 Sistrunk Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Cost: Free

Join Us

Deadline to Sign-up
Thurs., May 19


Candace Cunningham, Ph.D.

FAU assistant professor of history, specializing in African American history, women and gender studies, and public history.

Sika Dagbovie-Mullins, Ph.D.

FAU associate professor of English specializing in African American literature, literature of the African Diaspora, and twentieth century American literature.

Karen J. Leader, Ph.D.

FAU associate professor of art history and faculty associate in the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Moderated by Makiba J. Foster, M.A., MLIS, regional manager, African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC).


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