Chelsea Clinton – “She Persisted Around the World”

Sunday, May 20 at 1:30 p.m. (Wally Allen Ballroom, Statehouse Convention Center)
*In partnership with Clinton Foundation
*Book signing to follow

Join us for a conversation with Chelsea Clinton about her new book, “She Persisted Around the World.” Moderated by editor Jill Santopolo, they will celebrate the thirteen women who overcame adversity to change the course of history across the globe. The program will also include a reading of the book by The Arkansas Repertory Theatre and will be followed by a book signing. Books must be purchased in advance or purchased at the event.

Perfect for tiny activists, mini feminists, and little kids who are ready to take on the world, “She Persisted Around the World” celebrates 13 women from across the globe who have used their voices and determination to create change and shape history through science, the arts, sports, education and activism. Women in the book include Marie Curie, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, Viola Desmond, Sissi Lima do Amor, Leymah Gbowee, Caroline Herschel, Wangari Maathai, Aisha Rateb, J.K. Rowling, Kate Sheppard, Yuan Yuan Tan, Mary Verghese, and Malala Yousafzai.

All Clinton School Speaker Series events are free and open to the public. Reserve your seats by emailing or by calling (501) 683-5239.

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Date(s) - 05/20/2018
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Statehouse Convention Center