Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation and home received CNY Branch Pen Women on May 12, 2022. Gage Foundation artist-in-residence and Pen Woman Vanessa Johnson conducted a lively tour through the house for the Pen Women in attendance. The The Gage House features some original materials from the supreme activist feminist and suffrage writer. The house also showcases little known aspects of the Underground railroad in Central New York, as well as historical documents and papers. A hig
After four years of planning and negotiating, First Vice President and Biennial Chair Sheila M. Byrnes was finally able to see all of her hard work come to fruition as the NLAPW 50th Biennial opened in Washington, D.C. on April 28, 2022, at The Darcy hotel. The well-attended, highly successful weekend series of events saw Planet Word Director and Founder Ann B. Friedman speak Photos (from top left): Outgoing President and new Executive Director of Pen Arts building Evelyn B.