Pramila Jayapal hosted by Brooklyn Historical Society
July 13, 2020
- 6:30 p.m. ET
Brooklyn Historical Society
New York NY


Pramila Jayapal, the first South Asian American woman elected to Congress, shares the story of her political awakening, from progressive organizing to the Washington State Assembly to the House of Representatives, in her new book Use the Power You Have: A Brown Woman’s Guide to Politics and Political Change. She is joined by V, the iconic playwright, activist, and author of The Vagina Monologues formerly known as Eve Ensler, in a conversation that illustrates pathways to changing the world.