Evening Lecture with Paola Mendoza of The Women's March on Washington
National Archives at Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Paola Mendoza is a co-author of Together We Rise: Behind the Scenes at the Protest Heard Around the World. This new book features contributions from writers, political figures, actresses, artists, and journalists. It offers an unprecedented, front-row seat to one of the most galvanizing movements in American history. Together We Rise interweaves stories with "Voices from the March" - recollections from real women who were there - plus exclusive images by photographers, and 20 short, thought-provoking essays by writers, celebrities, and artists including: Rowan Blanchard, Senator Tammy Duckworth, America Ferrera, Roxane Gay, Ilana Glazer, Ashley Judd, Valarie Kaur, David Remnick, Yara Shahidi, Jill Soloway, Jia Tolentino, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, and Elaine Welteroth. Mendoza's lecture is a part of Park University’s 2017-2018 Year of Diversity series of events. This program is presented in partnership with Park University and Northland Progress. Reservations are requested for this free program.
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