Paula F. Casey is a dynamic speaker on voting rights, particularly the 72-year struggle for women to be included in the U.S. Constitution. The woman suffrage movement was the greatest nonviolent movement in our nation's history. Ms. Casey explains the significance of the movement with her book, The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage, and her DVD, "Generations: American Women Win the Vote."
Price Range: Depends on the type of event and the budget
Gig Length: 30 - 60 minutes
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What to Expect
Ms. Casey is a dynamic speaker on the 72-year nonviolent struggle for American women to win the right to vote. She explains the movement in an informative and entertaining way. The national centennial is in 2020, so people will be looking for more information. She has a book, The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage, and 12:40 DVD, "Generations: American Women Win the Vote."
Paula F. Casey is a former newspaper journalist who published “The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage” as a book, e-book, and audiobook. Her 13-min. DVD on woman suffrage, "Generations: American Women Win the Vote," covers 72 years of suffrage history. She speaks around the country on the 72-year nonviolent struggle for American women to win the right to vote. In Tennessee, she has spearheaded the placement of public art honoring the suffragists and the development of a Tennessee Woman Suffrage Heritage Trail. The national centennial of women's right to vote is in 2020. She is a dynamic speaker on the 19th Amendment's ratification and voting rights.
Additional Booking Notes
Ms. Casey usually has a table on stage to place some small figurines, her book and DVD. She prefers a lapel or lavalier wireless microphone. The suffrage colors were purple, white and yellow, so those colors are good for background lighting.
Table to place small figures, book and DVD, yellow roses in vase, need screens if showing DVD