New art exhibit celebrates lives of six extraordinary women

This Women’s History Month, Resorts World Casino NYC is partnering with the Queens Historical Society to celebrate the lives and work of six impactful women.

“Leading the Way,” a new art exhibit, will celebrate six women who have once called Queens home. They are:

  • Betty Friedan, author of “Feminine Mystique,” who taught journalism at Queens College
  • Helen Keller, social activist who lived in Forest Hills from 1917 to 1938
  • Yeou-Cheng Ma, renowned musician who lived in Queens for 20 years
  • Rise Stevens, opera singer
  • Lisa Randall, theoretical physicist
  • Grace Lee Boggs, revolutionary social activist

The exhibit will be on display at the Red Wall Art Gallery and will run through March 28th.


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