The Herstory project is saddened by the death of Naomi Weisstein, an active member of the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union, comedian, musician and pioneering neuroscientist who passed away in March. Naomi was a passionate and committed fighter for women’s liberation and she will be missed dearly. Her husband Jesse Lemisch and other loved ones are presenting a memorial for her in New York on September 20th.
The memorial is open to the public and will feature remembrances from Gloria Steinem, Martin Duberman, Amy Kesselman, Heather Booth and Naomi’s husband Jesse Lemisch. If you are interested in attending then please RSVP. Information is below.
Naomi Weisstein Memorial Celebration
September 20, 2015
The New School Theresa Lang Center
55 W. 13th Street, Manhattan
(east of 6th Avenue)
Open to the public
Please RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
Read work by and about Naomi at the Herstory project: