When Women Ruled the World

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When Women Ruled the World

presented by Dr. Kara Cooney

Mar 11, 2021 | 7pm

The Sharon L Morse Performing Arts Center $40+ | Limited View $20 Get Tickets

Throughout history, powerful women have been called many things—witches, regents and seductresses. But there was a time in the ancient world when at least one was called “King.” Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, will introduce you to some strong female leaders, whose power was compromised from the start. Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, explores the reigns of powerful ancient queens to illuminate a time when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these strong female leaders were considered exceptions to the rule, but their power and influence is undeniable.