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    Four Influential Civil War Military Wives

    Candice Shy Hooper talked about her book Lincoln’s Generals' Wives: Four Women Who Influenced the Civil War for Better and for Worse. The women profiled are Jessie Frémont, Nelly…

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    "Keep the Damned Women Out"

    Nancy Malkiel talked about her book "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation, in which she recalls the decision of many colleges and universities to go coeducational at the…

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    Les Parisiennes

    Anne Sebba talked about her book Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved, and Died Under Nazi Occupation, in which she recalls daily life for women in Nazi occupied Paris…

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    In the Darkroom

    Susan Faludi talked about her book In the Darkroom, in which she remembers her estranged father. She spoke at the 33rd annual Miami Book Fair on the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College.…

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    Hidden Figures

    Margot Lee Shetterly talked about her book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, in which she recalls a…

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    Sexual Assault on College Campuses, Part 1

    Sexual assault response researchers, legal experts, and college administrators spoke about various college and university policies for dealing with sexual harassment and assault on campus. Two researchers…

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    Tina Brown on Women's Issues

    Journalist, editor, and author Tina Brown talked about women and global leadership. She talked about the state and future of feminism and how women can support and empower one another. Lady Evans and Ambassador…

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    Terry O'Neill on Women Voters and Campaign 2016

    Terry O’Neill talked about political fallout related to 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s comments about and alleged behavior toward women, as well as women voters'…

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    Life of Betty Friedan

    Fran Kepler talked about the life of Peoria, Illinois' writer and feminist activist Betty Friedan. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in…

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    Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism

    Donald Critchlow talked about his book Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism: A Woman’s Crusade, published by Princeton University Press. In his book he discussed the life and career of…

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    Pushout

    Monique Morris talked about her book Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, in which she looks at how some school policies are having a negative impact on the lives of…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer comments from women voters only on the topic: “Your Choice for President?” The telephone lines were divided among those supporting Clinton,…

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    Feminism Across Generations

    BlogHer, a media company that began in San Jose, California, in 2005, held its 12th annual conference, BlogHer16. Panelists in this session talked about the contemporary meaning of feminism…

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    Sexual Assault Conference

    Investigative reporter Jonathan Saltzman and filmmaker and sexual assault survivor Steven Starr were featured speakers at a plenary session of the National Sexual Assault Conference. They…

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    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Remarks at Georgetown Law

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke about her relationship with her former colleague, the late Justice Antonin Scalia. Then she was interviewed by Georgetown University Law…

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    Sex Object

    Columnist Jessica Valenti talked about her book Sex Object: A Memoir, in which she looks at how sexism impacts the lives of women.

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    Campaign 2016

    Ashe Schow and Zoe Carpenter discussed the latest developments in the 2016 election campaigns, including issues important to women. A Clinton presidential campaign ad released the previous…

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    Enter Helen

    Journalist Brooke Hauser talked about her book, Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern Single Woman, about the life of Helen Gurley Brown, the editor of…

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    Reconstruction and Southern Women

    Scholars talked about perceptions of women, both white and black, at the end of the Civil War and during the Reconstruction era. Topics included how movies such as Gone with the Wind and…

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    Beyond Combat

    Heather Marie Stur talked about her book, Beyond Combat: Women and Gender in the Vietnam War Era, about the different roles played by both American and Vietnamese women during the Vietnam War. C-SPAN’s…

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