The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House will present Lynn Sherr, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and biographer, as its keynote speaker for the 2015 Susan B. Anthony Birthday Luncheon. The theme, Thanks to Susan B., We Can Reach For the Stars!, celebrates the impact of Susan B. Anthony’s life and work.
Sherr’s most recent work, Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space, was published in 2014. Sherr is also the author of Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words, a 1996 biography of the great reformer.
The Susan B. Anthony Luncheon is held each year in mid-February to celebrate Susan B. Anthony’s February 15th birthday. The annual luncheon will be held Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. For more information: contact the the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, 17 Madison Street, in Rochester, NY at (585) 279-7490.