Second Westfield Senior Citizens Housing is hosting a program funded by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities: Someone Must Wash the Dishes: An Anti-Suffrage Satire on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. Reservations are required to attend. Please call Carrie Motley at 908-518-9586 ext. 5 by Dec. 9. There is limited seating and parking available.
This program is given by Michele LaRue who specializes in performances from America's Gilded Age for 25 years and tours nationally with her one-woman repertoire of Tales Well Told. This anti-suffrage satire is “written by pro-suffragist Marie Jenney Howe in 1912 shedding light on some of absurd arguments offered by those opposed to the Suffragist movement.” NJ Council
This program has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the New jersey council for the Humanities (NJCH). Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the NEH or NJCH.