Women War Correspondents

Wednesday, October 4

7 p.m.

Lee Safety Complex

Dickey Chappelle, Therese Bonney, Toni Frissell, and Martha Gellhorn. These are just a few of the women who broke the barriers for female journalists. Fighting stereotypes and rules designed to prevent them from covering combat, more than 125 women earned the coveted designation as certified correspondent. Learn more about their stories from blogger, journalist and published author, Linda Shenton-Matchett.


Cosponsored by the Lee Historical Society and the Lee Public Library.