The Ideal of True Womanhood Podcast

SHOWNOTES The Antebellum ideal of True Womanhood is discussed. The four virtues of this ideal are described. Sources: Barbara Welter, “The Cult of True Womanhood: 1820-1860,” American Quarterly 18, no. 2 (Summer 1966), 151-174. Nancy Hewett, “Introduction,” Companion to American Women’s History (Malden, NA: Blackwell Publishing, 2005). Informational Menu

Republican Motherhood Podcast

SHOW NOTES Season 1, Episode 2: Republican Motherhood In this episode, the ideal of Republican Motherhood is described and how it came about in America during the late 1700s. Sources for this Episode: Susan M. Cruea, “Changing Ideals of Womanhood During the Nineteenth-Century Woman Movement,” Bowling Green State University: ScholarWorks@BGSU: […]

American Women’s History Podcast – What is it all About???

    You can also listen on the following podcast channels: Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Breaker Overcasts Pocket Casts RadioPublic SHOW NOTES This is a brief description of what American Women’s History Podcast is all about.     Informational Menu

What’s Next???

We have not published much during the past few months as we have been redesigning both the E-Zine and the podcast. Hopefully, we have made it much easier for our readers to find new content in our E-Zine.  You can still easily access all of our articles, but the latest […]

Featured Book: When the World Broke in Two: The Roaring Twenties and the Dawn of America’s Culture Wars

Featured Book When the World Broke in Two: The Roaring Twenties and the Dawn of America’s Culture Wars Author: Erica Ryan Erica Ryan, Author Our featured book, When the World Broke in Two: The Roaring Twenties and the Dawn of America’s Culture Wars, written by Erica Ryan, fills a gap […]