|Learn more about Nebraska author Mari Sandoz at today's Women's History event.|
When: Today from noon to 1 p.m.
Where: Eppley Science Hall Amphitheater (Room 3010).
What: Through stories, songs and poetry, Deb Carpenter-Nolting and Lyn Messersmith will highlight several creative, historical women like:
- Anna Eliza Young, Brigham Young's 19th wife, who was instrumental in getting polygamy outlawed;
- Tad Lucas, lady bronco rider, who was the only person inducted into all three Cowboy Halls of Fame;
- Pearl Hart, the only woman stage coach robber in Arizona; and
- Mari Sandoz, Nebraska author who wrote about the harsh realities of the west.