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The Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg presented by The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

The Notorius RBG: The Life  and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Feb 09 2021 | 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

The Notorius RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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The Notorius RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Presented by The Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

February 9 – January 3, 2021

Learn More and Register for Public Drop Ins Here.

 Based on the New York Times bestselling book and Tumblr page of the same name, Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the first-ever museum exhibition focused solely on this judicial icon, whose image graces mugs, t-shirts, posters, and bobbleheads. The exhibit is a vibrant exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often simultaneous roles as a student, wife, mother, lawyer, judge, women’s rights pioneer, and Internet phenomenon. Whether you’re a fan or a legal scholar, don’t miss this blockbuster exhibit! This exhibition was developed by Associate Curator at Los Angeles Skirball Cultural Center, Cate Thurston, in partnership with Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik, co-authors of the New York Times bestselling book, Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Briefs and other writings by RBG, including some of her famously searing dissents, are woven throughout the exhibit. In keeping with the spirit of Carmon and Knizhnik’s book, the exhibition riffs off the playful connection between Notorious RBG and rapper Notorious B.I.G. The name of each gallery section alludes to a song or lyric from the late hip-hop artist. Virtual group tours of the exhibit are available through February 20! Click here to request a virtual group tour.

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