SHOW NOTES: Season 1: Episode 5: In this episode, we introduce everyone to Dr. Erica Ryan and to Dr. Stacie Taranto to discuss feminism and how it has changed since the early 1900s. Sources: Dr. Erica Ryan: Dr. Ryan is an Associate Professor and Director of Gender and Sexuality studies […]
SHOW NOTES: Season 1: Episode 4 In this episode, we discuss some of the scientific and medical thoughts about women during the early 1800s. Sources: Click to access Reading-CultofDomesticity.pdf https://www.library.csi.cuny.edu/dept/history/lavender/386/truewoman.html Informational Menu
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
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: […]
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
Premier podcast Season 1, Episode 1, “What and Why American Women’s History.” Short discussion.