Upcoming Talks and Tours at the JHU Museums
  • Mar 25
    Divorce for Women: Debating the Marriage Contract in Early America
    March 25, 2020  |  5:30 PM7:30 PM
    Location: Homewood Museum Price: Free for JHU Museums Members and JHU Faculty, Staff & Students (w/ valid ID); $10 General Public Purchase Tickets

    Seating is limited and advance registration is requested: online through Eventbrite or by calling 410-516-5589. Walk-in registration is based on seating availability.

    Homewood's annual Women's History Month lecture welcomes Lauren Feldman, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History at the Johns Hopkins University, to discuss the complicated contours of marriage in early America, revealing an institution that was at the epicenter of heated social and legal debate.

     

    Reception: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

    Talk: 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

     

    SPEAKER'S BIO

    Lauren Feldman is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History at the Johns Hopkins University, focusing on gender, family, and intimacy in the nineteenth century U.S. She is the recipeint of grants and fellowships from the New-York Historical Society, the Maryland Historical Society, and the Iowa Women's Archives, among others. Prior to pursuing her Ph.D., she received an A.B. in History from Harvard College. 


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