WOMEN'S DAY Lecture Series Part 2
Time & Location
About the Event
Wednesday Aug 19th- 7:00-8:15pm
Join Marissa Corwin Manitowabi, M.S.Ed and Sally Roesch Wagner, PhD in a interactive conversation about: “What is appropriation and what does it mean to be a good ally?”
BIO: Marissa Corwin Manitowabi, B.F.A. M.S. Ed. Seneca Nation, has trained and worked in the design and
museum fields. She earned a B.F.A in Product Design from Parsons School of Design and an M.S.Ed. in Museum Education from Bank Street Graduate School. Marissa creates engaging experiences for children that foster learning steeped in Indigenous knowledge. Most recently she was the curator at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum. She has also developed projects and content for the National Museum of the American Indian, Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute, Martha Stewart Living, and the 400-year commemoration of the Two Row Wampum Treaty.
Sally Roesch Wagner, Ph.D.- Feminist pioneer Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner is a nationally recognized lecturer, author and story-teller of woman’s rights history. One of the first women to receive a doctorate in the
United States for work in women’s studies (UC Santa Cruz), and a founder of one of the country’s first
college women’s studies programs, (CSU Sacramento), Dr. Wagner has taught women’s history for 49
years. The Founder/Director of the Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation and Gage Center for Social Justice
Dialogue in Fayetteville, New York. Wagner is the author of The Women’s Suffrage Movement (2019) and We Want Equal Rights: How Suffragists Were Influence by Native American Women (Native Voices, 2001) among many other publications.
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