“It’s way more than women of Mass.
this year — it’s a mass of women from all over,” said singer Alicia Keys during her early afternoon keynote address.
The Massachusetts Conference for Women moved online this year, but that didn’t stop around 17,000 people from signing up to spend the day on Thursday listening, networking, and learning.
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With her semi-autobiographical show, “Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens,” she said, ”I wanted to show an Asian-American experience that was true.