A hearty group of fans gathered to honor the 15th Anniversary of the Boston Women's Memorial on a chilly October 28, 2018. Festivities included messages from the sculptor of the Memorial, Meredith Bergmann, and from strong, consistent supporters of writing women into history. … [Read more...] about Boston Women’s Memorial 15th Anniversary Celebrated!
Monday, December 11, 2017 6:00 -7:30 PM Boston Public Library, Copley Square in the Commonwealth Salon Join Boston City Council President Michelle Wu and the Boston Women's Heritage Trail as we delve deeper into these timely and important questions: What is the current state of equal … [Read more...] about Looking at Public Memorials through an Equity Lens
Panel Discussions and Readings Wednesday, November 8, 6:00 – 7:30 pm New England Historic Genealogical Society at NEHGS Library and Archives 99-101 Newbury Street, Boston, MA in partnership with the Jewish Heritage Center More … [Read more...] about Women in World War I: Sacrifice, Solidarity, Service
Thursday, October 26 7PM Brighton Allston Congregational Church 404 Washington Street Brighton A talk by Professor Carolyn Maibor presenting the servants writing in their own voices Presented by the Brighton-Allston Historical Society … [Read more...] about Slaving for Others’ Wants: Women in Domestic Service in 19th century Boston and New England
Saturday, November 18, 2017 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library, 30 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MA Georgiana Bruce Kirby Come meet Margaret Fuller, Elizabeth Peabody, Georgiana Bruce Kirby, Amelia Russell ("Mistress of the Revels") and other remarkable … [Read more...] about The Women of Brook Farm
Wednesday, September 27 6:00 - 7:00 PM Pre-talk reception at 5:30pm. Author: Donna Lucey, Virginia Foundation for the Humanities Massachusetts Historical Society 1154 Boylston Street Boston $10 registration fee per person. For more information and to register … [Read more...] about Sargent’s Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas