Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman

Sunday, February 3, 2013 - 2:00pm
Event Categories

Target Audience: 

  • Adults

Event Type: 

  • Library Sponsored Events

Event Topic: 

  • Diversity (Culture)

Sponsors: 

  • Friends of the Library

A One-Woman Play Featuring Actress Daisy Century from the American Historical Theatre.

The remarkable story about Sojourner Truth, the civil war slave who overcame incredible obstacles and mixed with such leading figures of her day as Susan B. Anthony, Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant.  She also preached, spoke about women’s suffrage, worked as a union nurse, and helped recruit black troops during the civil war for the union army.