Respect Her Crank!: Creating Sounds Of Blackness

From the event organizer: Black women have used graphic design to enhance their sound. Just think about your favorite album cover. The workshop series Respect Her Crank!: Designing Sounds of Blackness draws the relationship between graphic design and music and teaches the fundamental principles of design.   Click here for tickets and more info.   Read more...

Respect Her Crank!: Creating Sounds Of Blackness

From the event organizer: Black women have used graphic design to enhance their sound. Just think about your favorite album cover. The workshop series Respect Her Crank!: Designing Sounds of Blackness draws the relationship between graphic design and music and teaches the fundamental principles of design.   Click here for tickets and more info.   Read more...

100 Years | 100 Women Conversation Series

The Met 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

From the event organizer: Join The Met and Park Avenue Armory for a series of conversations about the 100 Years | 100 Women project with the participants. The project invited one hundred artists, activists, scholars, students, and community leaders to respond to the centennial and complex legacy of the 19th Amendment, which gave some women Read more...

Passing the Torch: Senegalese Metalsmithing Across Geography and Gender

From the event organizer: In 2017, Karen Smith was already working full time as a metalsmith, but she wanted to learn the heritage skills of goldsmithing. Initially, she was told, “Women don’t wield the hammer,” but through encouragement and support from her network, Smith had the opportunity to train with master craftsman Ibrahima Sow. She Read more...

Diana, Princess of Wales – 60th Birthday Commemoration – Diana @ 60

From the event organizer: Save the Date! Thursday, July 1 is Diana’s 60th Birthday! Join “London History & Culture” for a series of online/virtual programs. Details to follow - stay tuned. Diana, Princess of Wales (born Diana Frances Spencer; 1 July 1961 – 31 August 1997), was a member of the British royal family. She Read more...

First Lady Nancy Reagan’s 100th Birthday Livestream Event

From the event organizer: Join us for a lively discussion and Q&A to celebrate the 100th birthday of First Lady Nancy Reagan with author and historian Andrew Och, “The First Ladies Man.” Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins; July 6, 1921 – March 6, 2016) was an American film actress and the second wife Read more...

Trailblazing Women Journalists

From the event organizer: In the waning years of the 19th century, women journalists across the United States risked reputation and their own safety to expose the hazardous conditions under which many Americans lived and worked. In various disguises, they stole into sewing factories to report on child labor, fainted in the streets to test Read more...

100 Years | 100 Women Conversation Series

The Met 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

From the event organizer: Join The Met and Park Avenue Armory for a series of conversations about the 100 Years | 100 Women project with the participants. The project invited one hundred artists, activists, scholars, students, and community leaders to respond to the centennial and complex legacy of the 19th Amendment, which gave some women Read more...

How the Old West Forged the New Woman

From the event organizer: Between 1840 and 1910, more than half a million men and women traveled deep into the American West. Survival in this uncharted region compelled women to take on responsibilities equal to men, proving to themselves—and their husbands—that they were capable of far more than society dictated. Back East, women were citizens Read more...

100 Years | 100 Women Conversation Series

The Met 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

From the event organizer: Join The Met and Park Avenue Armory for a series of conversations about the 100 Years | 100 Women project with the participants. The project invited one hundred artists, activists, scholars, students, and community leaders to respond to the centennial and complex legacy of the 19th Amendment, which gave some women Read more...

Viewfinder Virtual Film Series: Leslie Thornton on Surviving

From the event organizer: Join the Smithsonian American Art Museum for an engaging virtual lecture with award-winning filmmaker Leslie Thornton. Learn how Thornton, with her decades-long episodic film epic Peggy and Fred in Hell (1983–2015), secured a place of reverence in cinema history. Enjoy a special screening of the series’ most well-known video, Peggy and Read more...