Biographies

Elizabeth Cady Stanton: An American Life

Lori Ginzberg

About the Program

Lori Ginzberg, history and women's studies professor at Pennsylvania State University, recounts the life of Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) an early leader in the women's rights movement.  Ms. Cady Stanton assisted in organizing the first women's rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848 where she presented the Declaration of Sentiments, which asserted that women and men should be treated as equals.  Lori Ginzberg presents her book at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.

About the Authors

Lori Ginzberg

Lori Ginzberg is the author of numerous books, including Untidy Origins: A Story of Woman's Rights in Antebellum New York.  She is currently a history and women's studies professor at Pennsylvania State University.


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Elizabeth Cady Stanton: An American Life

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, November 29th at 4am (ET)
  • Saturday, November 28th at 8pm (ET)
  • Saturday, November 28th at 8am (ET)
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