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The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in British Columbia

October 12, 2017
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The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in
British Columbia

Thursday October 12, 2017
7:00 pm  
Doors open at 6:30pm

City of Vancouver Archives
1150 Chestnut St at Vanier Park

FREE, open to the public, drop-in only
Limited seating
 
Featuring 3 Panelists:
Lara Campbell (GSWS professor, SFU and author of Human Rights and the Struggle for Democracy: The History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement in British Columbia). TOPIC: Class and Militancy in Vancouver and Victoria

Sherry Edmunds-Flett (Doctoral Candidate, SFU and Community Activist). TOPIC: Black Women, Suffrage, and Social Reform in Vancouver and Victoria

Veronica Strong-Boag (Professor Emerita, UBC and Women Suffrage and Beyond website: womensuffrage.org). TOPIC: Where was Democracy? The Struggle for Suffrage

Hosted by the City of Vancouver Archives
Co-sponsored by Café Minerva and  the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, Simon Fraser University