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National Geographic Live: Kara Cooney • Thu Mar 24 2022

Thu Mar 24 00:00:00 2022 Wed Dec 31 16:00:00 1969
National Geographic Live: Kara Cooney
24
March 2022
Clock Icon 7:00PM
Child/Student Full Price Senior (60+) Veteran
Stage Side 50.00
Zone A 46.00 50.00 46.00 44.00
Zone B 26.00 30.00 26.00 24.00
Zone C 26.00 30.00 26.00 24.00

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When it comes to women in power, we’ve come a long way…right? Join Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, for a look at a time in ancient history when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these women were considered exceptions to the rule, political pawns in a patriarchal society. But their power and influence are undeniable. Cleopatra used her sexuality—and her money—to build alliances with warlords of the Roman empire. Neferusobek was the first woman to definitively take the title of King. Nefertiti is known more for her beauty than for bringing a fractured Egypt together. What can we learn from how these women ruled? Dr. Cooney shares some illuminating answers. Part of the Discovery Series. Made possible in part by the Gast Young People’s Performance Endowment.

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