Susan Straight, author of “In the Country of Women,” will discuss her memoir about the societal struggles of the multiracial, multiethnic women in her extended family. “In the Country of Women” examines the reality of oppression based on race, gender, and class. Jane Cleaver Becker, Shannon Rozner, and Sherra Babcock will facilitate the event. This virtual event, co-hosted by the Coalition of Chautauqua County Women and Girls and Chautauqua Institution, will be held on Wednesday, November 11th at 4:00pm EST. You can register to participate in the live webinar here: https://chq1874.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zL3zX7zWSaqLpm8rgsVjpQ
Viewers are invited to submit questions at any time for our live Q-and-A after the program. Send us your questions via the submission portal at www.questions.chq.org from any mobile or desktop browser, or on Twitter, using #CHQ2020.
There is no charge for participation, but a recommended donation of $10 will help advance the mission of the Coalition of Chautauqua County Women and Girls. Donate to the Coalition here: https://app.mobilecause.com/form/MOP1OQ?vid=cuycc
About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts, lectures, interfaith worship and programs, and recreational activities. As a community, we celebrate, encourage and study the arts and treat them as integral to all of learning, and we convene the critical conversations of the day to advance understanding through civil dialogue. CHQ Assembly is the online expression of Chautauqua Institution's mission.