One Woman, One History: A Conversation with Ida B. Wells
- Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
- Strand Union Building, United States - view map
The life of Ida B. Wells is a fascinating combination of women's history, black history, and American history. This presentation by Rosemary Lytle is a one-woman show about Ida B. Wells, a fierce and fearless civil rights advocate, anti-lynching crusader, suffragist, women's rights advocate, journalist, and speaker. She stands as one of our nation's most uncompromising leaders and most ardent defenders of democracy. Ida B. Wells connected the issues of black women to the issues of all women. Ida B. Wells will address historic as well as contemporary issues.
Rosemary Lytle currently serves as the Colorado/Montana/Wyoming State Conference NAACP President and is the Communications Director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado.
This event is free and open to the public.
For more information about this event, contact the Diversity Awareness Office at 994-5801.