Seminar Series: Elizabeth Waring
Seminar Series 2019
Insider & Outsider: Elizabeth Waring's Speech to the Charleston YWCA.
Presented by Wanda Little Fenimore, Assistant Professor of Speech Communication at USC Sumter
Schwartz Building, Room 127
On January 16, 1950, Elizabeth Avery Waring delivered an explosive speech to the Coming Street YWCA in Charleston. The speech demonstrates the rhetorical dilemma for white allies who publicly speak out against white supremacy.
Free and open to the public! Refreshments served. Come find out about the wife of Judge J. Waties Waring.