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CA: "Women & the Religious Right: A Modern History" (Adults) 6-7pm

Event Type: Adult Programs
Date: 5/30/2019
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
 Dr. Emily Suzanne Johnson is a professor of history at Ball State University, where she teaches courses on U.S. womenís history. Her recently published book -- This Is Our Message -- investigates the history of womenís leadership in the modern religious right. By examining the lives of famous figures like activist Anita Bryant and televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, she uncovers womenís important roles in building a movement that has become an integral part of American politics on every level. Dr. Johnsonís work has been published in a variety of academic and popular forums including the Washington Post.

Join us for a presentation of her research followed by a Q&A and book signing. Books will be available for $20 at the event.
Library: Carnegie Library    Hours and Locations
Location: Carnegie - Meeting Room
Contact: Sara McKinley
Contact Number: 747-8208
Presenter: Dr. Emily Suzanne Johnson