Following a short series of virtual events to stay connected with patrons earlier this summer, the nonprofit Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) will launch an expanded Salon Series starting Sept. 1 at 7 p.m.
As Nashvillians, we’re familiar with the story of Tennessee’s pivotal participation in women’s suffrage — we were the 36th state to ratify the 19th amendment, which was the last vote needed to legalize women’s right to vote in the United States. But 100 years later, what does suffrage mean for us? Does it hold the same power it did in 1920? Was it, in fact, the great equalizer in voting rights after all?