Ep. 14 | Finding Cleopatra

Sidedoor Season 4
Cleopatra statue.

Edmonia Lewis was the first American woman of color to achieve international fame as a sculptor. Her 3,000-pound masterwork, “The Death of Cleopatra,” commemorated another powerful woman who broke with convention… and then the sculpture disappeared. On this episode of Sidedoor, we find them both.

Because of Her Story

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