Sylvia Lambe is the founder of Lambe PR and is a BBC award winning producer with more than 20 years of experience of London arts and entertainment shows. Her broadcast media career began in post communist Poland at one of the first state deregulated radio stations and a synopsis of her Eastern European adventures are detailed in a section of The Rough Guide’s More Women Travel.
After having relocated from the UK in 2017, she has developed the media campaigns of Denver’s Black American West Museum and has worked closely with the press team at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African History and Culture.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which banned gender discrimination in voting laws throughout the country. This landmark centennial will see many organizations commemorate a milestone of democracy.
Looking ahead to the centennial of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 2020, the women’s suffrage movement and women-led activism was the subject of the National Youth Summit in May.
Hosted by History Colorado, the Smithsonian, and students at five other museums across the country, the live webcast brought students, scholars, teachers, policy experts, and activists together in a national conversation.