NEW YORK, January 25, 2021 — Following the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment of the United States Constitution, granting the vote to certain women, and the election of the first Black and Asian American woman as U.S. Vice President, this program highlights women as creative change agents operating at the vanguard of societal progress.
The program was introduced by Rachel Cooper and Ruchira Gupta and features a keynote discussion between Gloria Steinem and Julie Taymor, moderated by Dr. Vishakha Desai. That conversation was followed by a panel discussion with Sayu Bhojwani, Erika Dickerson-Despenza, and Ruchira Gupta moderated by Olga Garay English. The event concluded with a spoken word performance. (1 hr., 33 min.)