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“I Won’t Back Down”, A Historical Re-enactment of Ida B. Wells’ Life

In honor of Women's History Month, historical reenactor Marilyn Larke will present the life of the trailblazing Black journalist and feminist Ida B. Wells in I Won’t Back Down. Wells was born into slavery yet overcame obstacles by fighting for her people by using her pen and her voice. She founded the first Black Women’s Suffragist Club in Chicago to encourage Black women to vote. Teens and adults may register at: https://tinyurl.com/pfplwells

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Date
March 24, 2021
Time
07:00 pm - 08:00 pm

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