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Tenacious Women Lecture: "Colonizing Women"

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In conjunction with the “TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia” special exhibition, Dr. Kathleen Brown, David Boies Professor of History at the University of Pennsylvania, explores the relationships between the English women brought to early Jamestown, the men who desired them as wives and the Powhatan and Afro-Caribbean/African women affected by their presence. The public lecture begins at 7 p.m. in Jamestown Settlement’s Robins Foundation Theater. Free admission. Advance reservations required at rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov or (757) 253-4572.