"The right to be seen, the right to be heard, the right to direct the course of history are markers of power."

―  Stacey Abrams, Our Time is Now

CHQ Assembly Week 5 on The Women’s Vote Centennial and Beyond

As we join the nation in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, we also consider those who were left out of the mainstream suffrage movement, examine the slow progress toward gender equality in the United States, and look to the movement’s relevance to the ongoing battle over voting rights.

Browse titles by this week's assembly contributors here

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Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501165160
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 25th, 2020

Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780674986688
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Published: Belknap Press - May 6th, 2019

On Account of Race: The Supreme Court, White Supremacy, and the Ravaging of African American Voting Rights Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640093928
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - May 5th, 2020

Represent: The Woman’s Guide to Running for Office and Changing the World Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523502974
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 3rd, 2019

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence Cover Image
By Kate Clarke Lemay (Editor), Susan Goodier (Contribution by), Lisa Tetrault (Contribution by)
$39.95
ISBN: 9780691191171
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Published: Princeton University Press - March 26th, 2019

Voter Suppression in U.S. Elections (History in the Headlines) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780820357744
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Published: University of Georgia Press - June 15th, 2020

Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781419729072
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams Press - March 12th, 2019

Native Vote: American Indians, the Voting Rights ACT, and the Right to Vote Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780521548717
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Published: Cambridge University Press - March 1st, 2007

The Women of the 116th Congress: Portraits of Power Cover Image
By The New York Times, Roxane Gay (Foreword by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419742460
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Published: Abrams Image - October 15th, 2019

Mr. President, How Long Must We Wait?: Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the Fight for the Right to Vote Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501177774
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Published: 37 Ink - March 3rd, 2020