Reflections of Girls in the Media

Dr. Pipher, the author of Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, spoke about the problems faced by girls in a media… read more

Dr. Pipher, the author of Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, spoke about the problems faced by girls in a media intensive culture. She discussed her work as a therapist with adolescent girls and what her work has taught her. She said that the motivation for her writing was a statistic in her local newspaper that stated that forty percent of the girls in her town had considered suicide in one year. close

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Reflections of Girls in the Media

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Program ID:
80830-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 1997
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 1997

Airing Details

  • May 17, 1997 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 1997 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 1997 | 11:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 1997 | 9:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 03, 1997 | 12:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 03, 1997 | 6:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 25, 1997 | 3:37pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 1997 | 6:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
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