Highlights from the Event

Join us for a two-part program, including a conversation with Anna Malaika Tubbs, author of The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation, and Christy Turlington Burns, founder of Every Mother Counts; as well as a panel discussing maternal health moderated by Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative curator, Angela Tate. A brief reception will follow the program. 

By attending this event, you confirm that you have been vaccinated and agree to take a viral test for COVID-19 within 24 hours of the event and not come if it is positive. Home tests are encouraged and documentation is not required.  

Image: William H. Johnson, Young Mother, ca. 1944-1945, oil on plywood, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation, 1967.59.1075 

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