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‘Iron Jawed Angels’ to be shown

By Staff | Sep 21, 2012

The Jefferson County League of Women Voters and the Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies at Shepherd University will co-host the acclaimed film “Iron Jawed Angels” (2004) starring Hilary Swank and Anjelica Huston portraying key characters in the epic struggle to win voting rights for American women.

The movie will be screened on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Byrd Center Auditorium.. A discussion will follow for those who wish to talk about the film.

This is the first in a series of films about elections and voting to be presented by the Byrd Center this fall. For more information on the series, contact Ann Coulter, League of Women Voters, 304 876 3158, anncoulter@comcast.net or David Hostetter, 304-876-5701, dhostett@shepherd.edu; /www.byrdcenter.org/index.php/events/upcoming.