The Ebony Bobcat Network Celebrates Sojourner Truth's Delivery of Her Historic "Ain't I a Woman" Speech In Ohio

Thursday, May 20, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online - Zoom

Join us as we commemorate the 170th anniversary of SoJourner Truth delivering her “Ain’t I A Woman” speech in Akron, Ohio. Hear from a variety of Akron-area, state, and national figures who will speak to the importance of the speech and its relevance in today’s society.

This event is co-sponsored by the Ebony Bobcat Network and the Ohio University Alumni Association. We would also like to thank our sponsors who are helping to underwrite this event. Proceeds from their donations will support Ohio University's EBN Urban Scholarship Endowment Fund.


You will receive a confirmation email upon registration that will include details on how to join this virtual event.

If you have any questions, please email John Rogers at