Suffrage Centennial Newsletter

 August, 2020

Newsletter Table of Contents

PROGRAM for AUGUST:

PREMIER–From Corsets to Combinations: The Fashion Revolution of Women’s Suffrage

From Corsets to Collaboration: AAUW Goes Hollywood  by Mary Brady

SPOTLIGHT on SUFFRAGE

“Everyone Can Sing. It’s Our Birthright.” — Deb Burns on the Songs of the Suffrage Movement by Julie Mackaman

Bennington and Beyond – Little Known Vermont Women’s Rights Advocates by Dawn Rodrigues

Women’s Suffrage, Then and Now: Artist Meneese Wall Finds the Living Spirit by Julie Mackaman

Scribble Sisters on Suffrage  Personal stories by Susan Blandy, Marianne DeKoven, Margaret Howland, Ruth Bornholdt Olsson, and Kathy Wagenknecht

The Flip-Side of Suffrage: Voter Suppression by Catherine McClure

ARTICLES

Viral Voices — Prose and Poetry of the Pandemic 

Short Takes  Odds and Ends, Links, and Short Pieces

BRANCH BUSINESS

Branch Calendar of August Activities 

Financials  by Norma McShane

Membership Dues are DUE (Now) and a Member is New by Claudia Dalton

Member-at-Large’s Phone Friends by Beth Hardesty

Program Committee Report by Dawn Rodrigues & Mary Brady

Scholarship Committee Awards 2 Students by Judy Murphy

Silent Angels  by Mary Feidner