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2022 Van Gelderen Lecture | Nicole de Silva: Consumer Diplomats U.S. Women Work for Peace Through the Pocketbook, 1919-1939

May 3, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Flyer for "The 2022 Van Gelderan Lecture, Consumer Diplomats: US Women Work for Peace Through the Pocketbook, 1919-1939" with Nicole de Silva on May 3, 2022 at 5PM in 4020 HSSB

This talk sponsored by History Associates. follows U.S. women and their allies around the globe who worked to organize household consumers into movements that they believed could improve chances for international peace and security. These “consumer
diplomats” used their buying practices to portray themselves as world citizens
capable of both influencing and upholding a conception of global community.


This event will be in-person and live-streamed via Zoom. You do not need to register if you are attending in-person. There will be a Q&A and light refreshments following the lecture.

Register to receive the Zoom link: bit.ly/vglecture22


Click here for the flyer: History Associates Van Gelderen Lecture 2022


May 3, 2022
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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