Women 2000
Presented by Worcester Women's History Project

Schedule of events

"Angels and Infidels"
An historical dramatization of the 1850 women's rights convention

Continue the dialogue begun in 1850

Pre-Conference for Teachers
Curriculum ideas for gender equity


Musical Events


Registration and Travel Info
Register Early for substantial discount!

Online Press Packet

Photos from the Conference

Related News Articles

November 4, 1993, Telegram & Gazette, "Worcester's Role in Women's Rights," by Lisa Connelly Cook

Date unknown, Telegram & Gazette, "City's Radical Energy Recalled," Richard Nagle

August.. 30, 1995, Worcester Magazine, "The Battle for Women's Suffrage," Lisa Connelly Cook

October 24, 1995, Telegram & Gazette, "Women's Convention in 2000?" Timothy Connolly

January 23, 1997, Telegram & Gazette, "Mechanics May Admit "the fair sex," Dianne Williamson

February 2, 1997, Telegram & Gazette, "Gathering of 1850 Updated," Richard Nangle

February 25, 1997, Telegram & Gazette, "Women's Rights: 1850 to 2000 and Beyond," Lisa Connelly Cook and Linda Cavaioli

July 21, 1997, Telegram & Gazette, "History Project is Making History," Carol McDonald

August 26, 1997, Telegram & Gazette, "Suffrage Movement is Recalled," Richard Nangle

March 10, 1998, Telegram & Gazette, "Four Artists Hired to do Portraits," John Monahan

July 22, 1998, Worcester Magazine, "Crusader in Black and White," Clare Karis

August 14, 1998, Telegram & Gazette, "Worcester History Project Receives $25,000 Boost," Kathleen Shaw

August 29, 1998, Telegram & Gazette, "Playwright Delves into History of Worcester Women," Kathleen Shaw

October 24, 1998, Telegram & Gazette, "Plaque Honors Women's Rights Fight of 1850," Bronislaus B. Kush

June, 1999, Sojourner: The Women's Forum Magazine, "Women 2000: To Separate the Light from the Darkness," Vicki Gabriner

September 16, 1999, Telegram & Gazette, "Women on the Wall," Frank Magiera

October 11, 1999, Telegram & Gazette, "Professor Wins Kudos for Web Site," Eileen Cusack

October 1999, The Lancaster Times, "How Far We've Come," Karen Hart

November 9, 1999, Telegram & Gazette, "Suffragists Casting Call Draws Many to Adventure," Carol McDonald

December 12, 1999, Telegram & Gazette, "Women Made Great Strides in 20th Century," Emilie Astell

March 6, 2000, Telegram & Gazette, "Womens Voices are Raised in Song," David Lasky

July 13, 2000, Telegram & Gazette, "Women's History Project Sponsor of Many Events"

August 27, 2000, Worcester Sunday Telegram, p. B8, "A Dress Rehearsal for Historic Event (Women's Suffrage Anniversary Day)"

October 9, 2000, Boston Globe, p. E1, "Sister city - Historians, activists observe Worcester's role in women's rights movement"

For more information please contact Jessie Rodrique, project coordinator at 508-767-1852 or email her at info@wwhp.org

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Worcester Women's History Project - One Salem Square - Worcester, MA 01608
info@wwhp.org - 508-767-1852