Women on Opposite Sides of the Law

Please join me and fellow author, Denise Testa, for our discussion of three women who stood on opposite sides of the law: Jessie Levy and Bess Robbins, who defended six members of the infamous John Dillinger gang in the early 1930s, and Sophie Lyons, who was one of the most notorious female criminals of the nineteenth century.

Using their own intriguing stories, we’ll explain the challenges these women faced and how they succeeded in places women weren’t normally welcome.

The free, one hour talk is offered on the following dates (Zoom is required to watch):

Thursday, November 12, 2020 – 6:30 PM EST by
the Putnam County Library in Ottawa, Ohio. Watch the talk: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87062469247?pwd=eGJnL2x0V2xXVUlQRzhEYithNE1FUT09

Saturday, November 14, 2020 – 2:00 PM CST by the Oak Park Public Library in Oak Park, Illinois. Register here for the talk: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BOTQSZwSTIWJhMhfn7Fe5g

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 7:00 PM EST by the Grosse Pointe Public
Library, Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Register here for the talk: http://gplib.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=58601&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2020/11/01

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