Peace Talks

01.14.141:17 PM ET

Women In The World Goes to Chicago

Leymah Gbowee speaks with Tina Brown TODAY: Watch Live!

Tina Brown will sit down with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Leymah Gbowee for a Women in the World conversation in Chicago this Thursday. Gbowee’s leadership in the Liberian women’s peace movement, which helped bring an end the Second Liberian Civil War, is the subject of her autobiography Mighty Be Our Powers published by Beast Books. Brown and Gbowee will discuss Gbowee's recent work with the Gbowee Peace Foundation on education and youth leadership initiatives in Liberia. Readers can tune in to a stream of the event starting at 9 AM EST on Women In The World at The Daily Beast.