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Lowell Lecture

Expanding Democracy: The 19th Amendment and Voting Rights Today - Keynote

Date & Time

Oct. 28, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


John F. Kennedy Library
Columbia Point Boston, MA 02125
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Judge Nancy Gertner (ret.) and Chief Justice Margaret Marshall

Presenting Organization

John F. Kennedy Library




Kennedy Library Forums (, 617-514-1643)

Virtual Forum: A culminating keynote session will deepen the conversation about the judicial role in contemporary voting rights issues. Speakers include Judge Nancy Gertner (ret.), senior lecturer on law at Harvard Law School, and former Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Margaret Marshall.

This program is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Mass Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.