Gorell Recital Hall
Come hear the words and music of suffrage-era women: “The March of the
Women” by Ethel Smyth and Emmeline Pankhurst, the words of Susan B.
Anthony, Sojourner Truth, Ida B. Wells, and Indiana’s own Jane Leonard
and composer Gladys Fisher, along with classical, blues, and jazz
selections by courageous women composers of the suffrage era.
will feature AAUW and IUP performers including Sarah Mantel, Mary Jo
Bowes, AAUW Soirée Coordinators, Gretchen Barbor, Stanley Chepaitis,
Lillian Clemons, Evan Engelstad, Mary Logan-Hastings, Patricia Holmes,
Julianne Laird, Elary Mede, Carl Rahkonen, Susan Wheatley, and IUP music
faculty and students.
A “Suffragist Tea” reception will follow in the Blue Room greeted by AAUW hostess, Charlotte Manges.
A Suffragist Soirée is free and open to the public.
Presented by the American Association of University Women and the IUP Department of Music