"The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex."
- 19th Amendment to the US Constitution; August 18, 1920
Local events (not affiliated with LWVAC):
This spring, the Athena is proud to present four profound films celebrating the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage. All shows feature intros and post-film talks. All screenings begin at 7:00 pm and feature FREE ADMISSION!
100 Years of Change: An International Perspective
March 8, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dr. Katherine Jellison will present a panel of international women who will provide international perspectives on the women’s
issues raised in the upcoming “Ohio Women Vote” exhibit at the Southeast Ohio History Center. The exhibit will arrive at SEOHC on March 16.
The Ohio University Women's Center will hold multiple events throughout 2020, including author talks, exhibits, a transcript-a-thon, and several opportunities to modernize your suffrage sash. Learn more here.
The Imperfect, Unfinished Work of Women's Suffrage by Casey Cep
Trujillo vs. Garley: The Struggle for Native American Voting Rights by Sarah Rounsville
The League of Women Voters, an issue-oriented organization,