~What: Dr. Carol Pal of Bennington College (VT) tells the fascinating “story of a network of female scholars, who were active members of the 17th-century republic of letters, and demonstrates that this intellectual group of ladies was a much more eclectic and diverse collection than had previously been assumed.” Step into narrative adventure of witty, candid, and experimental women of the past. Carol Pal is the author (which the lecture is based off) Republic of Women. Rethinking the Republic of Letters in the Seventeenth Century (2012).
~When: Tuesday, March 12th between 3:00pm to 5:00pm.
~Where: Sonoma State University, Student Union Building's Multipurpose Room (on 1st floor, straight ahead)
~Introduction will be given by Dr. Stephen Bittner, the author of The Many Lives of Khrushchev's Thaw
~Addition: Open to the public. It is FREE to attend. But we encourage you to donate for "Relay for Life" (global non-profit organization that helps raise much-needed funds and awareness to save lives from cancer). Sonoma State University’s History Club is participating in this great cause.
~More information: Email, Jocoya Fox-Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
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