Event: WOMEN DO DARE: CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF SHIRLEY CHISHOLM
Organizer: SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY
Date: May 31st 5:30pm Eastern Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: May 31st 2:30pm | ET: May 31st 5:30pm.
Europe - UK: May 31st 10:30pm | CET: May 31st 11:30pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Jun 1st 5:30am | AET: Jun 1st 7:30am.
"In 1972 Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm became the first African American to seek a major party’s nomination for President. The campaign was the culmination of her brilliance and determination to create pathways in politics for underrepresented groups. Fifty years later we continue to see her influence on civics, activism, and even fashion. Join us as we use Smithsonian collections to celebrate and discuss the 50th anniversary of her presidential run..."
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Cover image credits: Zack Frank, Smithsonian American Art Museum, CC BY-SA 3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons