NYWIFT Women Who Dared Documentary Series, Week 1: Chisholm ’72

Join us for a screening of Chisolm '72: Unbought & Unbossed followed by a conversation with filmmaker Shola Lynch. Moderated by NYWIFT Special Projects Associate Easmanie Michel.

Recalling a watershed event in US politics, this compelling documentary takes an in-depth look at the 1972 presidential campaign of Shirley Chisholm, the first Black woman elected to Congress and the first to seek nomination for the highest office in the land.