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Woman Suffrage Movement Program on Facebook Live


Woman Suffrage Movement Program on Facebook Live

Roseburg, OR – The community is invited to the Facebook Live streaming event “Registration, Education, and Voting: Black Women and Voting Activism in Oregon 1913-1916” on Thursday, November 19 at 6:30 p.m. The live stream will be presented on the Roseburg Public Library’s Facebook page. The speaker is Dr. Kimberly Jensen of Western Oregon University, and the program co-sponsors are the Roseburg Public Library, the Douglas Education Service District and League of Women Voters of Umpqua Valley.

Dr. Jensen, Professor of History and Gender Studies, is working on a new book about Oregon women, citizenship and civil liberties from 1913-1925. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Iowa in women’s and U.S. history and is a board member of the Oregon Women's History Consortium.

A Facebook account is not required to view the program. To view the live stream, please go to

Speaker questions may be submitted before the event to Kris Wiley at or 541-492-7051. Alternately, viewers who have a Facebook account may post questions during the event by commenting on the Facebook Live stream.

Posted by RoseburgAdmin