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Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Comes to Life
Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955) was the founder of Bethune-Cookman University. She served as a New Deal government official – she was one of the 20 highest-level offices held by women in the administration, and the highest held by an African-American woman. She was the founder of FDR’s “black cabinet” and served as president of the National Association of Colored Women. Ersula Odom’s in-character performance brings Dr. Bethune to life before your eyes.
Date/time: September 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Presented By:Ersula Knox Odom, Chautauquan
This is a virtual ClickMeeting. Registration is required. For more information on this event contact Erin Clay at [email protected] or click the registration link above.