Friday, September 25, 2020

Citizenship and Suffrage: Race, Citizenship and Women's Right to Vote

American University Washington College of Law will be hosting a virtual event on October 6 from 5pm-6:30pm ET entitled Citizenship and Suffrage: Race, Citizenship, and Women’s Right to Vote on the Centennial of the 19th Amendment. The event discusses how citizenship acquisition and citizenship stripping rules barred women from voting even after the 19th Amendment’s ratification. It will also discuss citizenship-related barriers to the vote today. 

The event features Professors Rose Cuison-Villazor, Leti Volpp, Kunal Parker, and Maureen Edobor from the League of Women Voters. Professor Amanda Frost will be be moderating. 

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