Susan Ware, celebrated feminist historian and biographer, is the author of American Women's History and Letter to the World, among other books. She is Honorary Women's Suffrage Centennial Historian at the Schlesinger Library and general editor of American National Biography. Ware is serving as a historical consultant to American Experience for its upcoming four-hour suffrage documentary and advising singer-songwriter Shaina Taub on her forthcoming musical based on the life of Alice Paul.
Looking beyond the national leadership of the suffrage movement, an acclaimed historian gives voice to the thousands of women from different backgrounds, races, and religions whose local passion and protest resounded throughout the land.
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