Authors Louise Knight and Katherine Joslin discussed the life and work of Nobel Peace Prize winner Jane Addams, founder of the Settlement… read more
Authors Louise Knight and Katherine Joslin discussed the life and work of Nobel Peace Prize winner Jane Addams, founder of the Settlement House Movement. The event was moderated by Gary Johnson. The guests responded to questions from members of the audience.
Louise Knight is the author of Citizen: Jane Addams and the Struggle for Democracy, published by University of Chicago Press. Katherine Joslin is the author of Jane Addams: A Writer’s Life, published by University of Illinois Press close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Johnson, Gary T. President Chicago History Museum
- Joslin, Katherine Professor Western Michigan University->English Department
- Knight, Louise W. Author
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