One woman, no vote: A conversation on journalism, justice and the 19th Amendment

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

12 p.m. 1 p.m. PT


As the United States continues to debate who should vote and how, there are many insights that can be drawn from the decades-long struggle to expand voting rights to women. Join us for an intersectional conversation celebrating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. The panel of leading women scholars will explore a wide range of topics, including the pivotal role of the Black press during this time.



  • Sarah Banet-Weiser, Head of the Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics
  • Ariela Gross, John B. and Alice R. Sharp Professor of Law and History, USC Gould School of Law
  • Mindy Romero, Research Assistant Professor and Director of the Center for Inclusive Democracy, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy
  • Francille Wilson, Associate Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity and History, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences