Wednesday, Dec. 11 | 6:30 p.m. | Plaza Branch
Author and activist Helen LaKelly Hunt recalls the event that launched the women’s rights movement in our country – the first Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women in New York in 1837 – in a discussion of her book And the Spirit Moved Them: The Lost Radical History of America's First Feminists.
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