Gloria Steinem, the feminist activist and founder of Ms. Magazine, will speak at a National Press Club luncheon on Nov. 18.
Steinem is one of 16 people President Barack Obama honored this year with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor.
In her more than 40 years advocating for women’s equality, Steinem helped found the Women’s Action Alliance, the National Women’s Political Caucus and the Women’s Media Center.
The luncheon begins at 12:30 p.m. Remarks begin promptly at 1 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session. The event ends at 2 p.m.
Tickets cost $21 for National Press Club members and $35 for non-members. NPC members may buy two tickets at the member price. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.
For questions regarding reservations, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-662-7501.
Club members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must have a paid reservation to the luncheon and RSVP separately to email@example.com 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the luncheon to attend the VIP reception.
To submit a question for the speaker in advance of the luncheon, please e-mail your question to firstname.lastname@example.org with STEINEM in the subject line before 10 a.m. Nov. 18.
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The National Press Club
The National Press Club, a private club for journalists and communications professionals, has been a Washington institution for more than a century. It is also a world-class conference and meeting facility that hosts thousands of events each year for sophisticated clients from around the globe. And while these are the Club’s functions, its mission is to be The World’s Leading Professional Organization for Journalists. It is a social and business organization dedicated to supporting the ongoing improvement of the profession of journalism.