Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6:00 PM ET (US)
John Hancock Hall, Boston, MA

“How Women Become Political” celebrates the 175th anniversary of Angelina Grimke’s historic speech to the Massachusetts State Legislature. The event features speakers:

  • Gloria Steinem, Feminist, Activist, Author
  • Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Senator for Massachusetts
  • Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor at Large
  • Kerry Healey, President of Babson College and Former Lieutenant Governor
  • Ambassador Swanee Hunt, Chair, Political Parity

The event is co-sponsored by Simmons College and the Grimke Event Committee. For more information, visit and

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