Cancelled. Remarkable Women Composers: An Up-Close Encounter

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Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled. Six internationally-acclaimed female choral music composers will share their inspirational stories for turning passion for music into successful careers. Composers: Andrea Ramsey (Kansas City, MO) Rosephanye Powell (Tuscaloosa, AL) Chen Yi (Kansas City, MO) Joan Szymko (Portland, OR) Jocelyn Hagen (Minneapolis, MN) Patti Drennan Music (Norman, OK) Moderators: Dr. Tim Sharp, Artistic …

Postponed. AWC Newsmakers Luncheon

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Due to COVID-19 and the need for social distancing to reduce community spread, this event has been postponed until Fall 2020. More details once we get them. The Association for Women in Communications (AWC) annual Newsmakers luncheon will celebrate 100 Years of Voting Women with living history appearances from Elizabeth Cady Stanton (Sharon King Davis), Susan B. Anthony (Penny Painter) …

Cancelled. Author Elaine Weiss, “The Women’s Hour”

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Journalist and Author Elaine Weiss to speak and sign her book about ratification of the 19th Amendment. Her book is The Woman’s Hour:  The Great Fight to Win the Vote. The Tulsa County Bar Association/Foundation and Magic City Books have partnered to bring Weiss to Tulsa. The event will be at the Tulsa Historical Society & Museum.

Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner Lecture

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Dr. Roesch Wagner will present a keynote address that tells the origin story of the fight for women’s right to vote as we begin a weekend of celebrations of the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Her address is entitled “Forgotten Champions of Women’s Liberty:  the Haudenosaunee, Matilda Joslyn Gage, and African American Women.” Haudenosaunee (traditional Iroquois) women have held economic and political …

Her Flag 2020: Sewing of the Star Field at the Ok History Center

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Marilyn Artis, a fiber artist from Oklahoma City, is working on a large scale project called Her Flag. Artis is constructing an 18×26′ flag where each of the thirty six states who ratified the 19th Amendment will be represented. She is visiting each of the thirty six states and collaborating with a local female artist there to create a stripe that will represent …