Middlebury College Museum of Art

Friday, September 13

Votes...for Women?

Opening Reception
Time: 4:30pm
Location: Museum of Art and Lower Lobby

Amy Morsman, Professor of History


One hundred years ago, Americans embraced the right for women to vote by ratifying the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. Professor of History Amy Morsman discusses the arguments, strategies, and tactics of the movement for woman suffrage both nationally and locally, while also exploring the conflicts and legacies within it. Hors d'oeuvres and cash bar. Remarks at 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Art Museum and the Feminist Resource Center at Chellis House.

Thursday, September 26

ARTiculation—Attracting Attention: For woman suffrage, what worked?

Gallery Talk
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Middlebury College Museum of Art

Amy Morsman, Professor of History


Amy Morsman, Professor of History, will highlight key elements from the exhibit Votes...for Women? She will delve more deeply into the stories of suffragists strategizing over how to spread their message and the challenges they faced along the way. Refreshments provided. Free.