To help stop the spread of COVID-19 in New York City, New-York Historical is temporarily closed to the public through the end of the month. Our Women March exhibition is off limits for the time being, but we’re celebrating Women’s History Month from afar. So dip into our our vast collection of audio recordings from past Public Programs and listen to a couple of fascinating talks about women on America’s highest court:
An Evening with Justice Ginsburg
Oct. 29, 2014
In an intimate conversation, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg discusses the challenges and key moments of her accomplished career.
First: Sandra Day O’Connor
March 18, 2019
Journalist and author Evan Thomas and legal scholar Akhil Reed Amar discuss the life and legacy of the first female Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Sandra Day O’Connor.
Image: The four women who have served on the Supreme Court of the United States. From left to right: Justice Sandra Day O’Connor (Ret.), Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Justice Elena Kagan on October 1, 2010