Writings of Betty Friedan

From the grounds of Smith College in Northampton, MA, guests talked about the history of the women’s rights movement in the 1960s and… read more

From the grounds of Smith College in Northampton, MA, guests talked about the history of the women’s rights movement in the 1960s and 1970s through the life and writings of Betty Friedan. Ms. Friedan published The Feminine Mystique in 1963 and had been credited with giving impetus to the feminist movement of the late twentieth century. They also talked about the impact of her writing on American culture, her connection to Smith College, the connections between her classmates and The Feminine Mystique. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Writings of Betty Friedan

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Program ID:
170790-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Northampton, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jun 23, 2002
Last Aired:
Jun 28, 2002

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  • Jun 23, 2002 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 28, 2002 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 28, 2002 | 10:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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