Dr. Deborah Gray White, speaker in Jamestown Settlement's Tenacious Women Lecture Series

Tenacious Women Lecture: "A Matter Out of Place"

September 24, 2020 - 07:00 pmSeptember 24, 2020 - 08:00 pmApril 4, 2019, 7pm - 8pm
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
United States 2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185


  • Reservations required.: $Free

In conjunction with the "TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia" special exhibition, the Tenacious Women Lecture Series continues with Dr. Deborah Gray White, Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of History at Rutgers University. She examines the context of the historical profession through the personal lens of researching and writing "Ar'n't I a Woman: Female Slaves in the Plantation South."

The public lecture begins at 7 p.m. in Jamestown Settlement's Robins Foundation Theater. The evening lecture is free and open to the public. Space is limited. Advance reservations required at rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov or (757) 253-4572.

Jamestown Settlement is a living-history museum of 17th-century Virginia administered by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, an agency of the Commonwealth of Virginia accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.