2015 Jill Lepore at the Music Hall Loft
Wonder Woman, created in 1941, is the most popular female superhero of all time. Aside from Superman and Batman, no character has commanded so vast and wildly passionate a following. New Yorker staff writer and Harvard Historian Jill Lepore reveals the superhero’s secret identity, buried in astonishing stash of documents; and shows how Wonder Woman is the missing link in the history of women’s rights. Don’t miss hearing from this celebrated professor and author of Book of Ages. Guest moderator: Mary Jo Brown, Founder and President of Brown and Company Design and Chair of the New Hampshire Women’s Foundation.