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Nevertheless, She Persisted: 30 Years of Women Writing Women’s Lives

October 5 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


*Please note: After registering, an email with Zoom details will be sent a week prior to the event.

The Center for the Study of Women and Society and Women’s Writing Women’s Lives present Nevertheless, She Persisted: 30 Years of Women Writing Women’s Lives.

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage and WWWL’s 30th anniversary, the Women Writing Women’s Lives seminar will host an online celebration, open to the public. Alix Kates Shulman and Honor Moore, two of WWWL’s original members, will speak on: “Nevertheless, They Persisted: Writing Women’s History from Second Wave Feminism and Beyond.”

Three panels will follow, each with an audience Q&A:

  • Nevertheless, Our Foremothers Persisted: Reflections on 100th Anniversary of U.S. Women’s Suffrage
  • Nevertheless, Our Subjects Persisted: Pushing Boundaries in their Chosen Fields
  • Nevertheless, We Persisted: Challenges in Research, Writing and Publishing Biographies of Women

Co-sponsored with The Center for the Humanities, The Feminist Press, The Leon Levy Center for Biography, the MA Program in Liberal Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies, and the PhD Programs in History and English.


October 5
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


On Zoom
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