A small school in a southern city where girls were usually curbed physically or mentally, the Louisville Collegiate School for Girls and its teachers did not deal in… limits. My years there started me on my way as a writer.
Blog Posts about Women and Feminism
My only problem with this pleasantly mad-cap idea is that it seems to focus on friendships between ladies…
One of the most notable differences between women and men in public life is we seem to know better how to avoid scandal.
The opening of the U.S Congress, two days ago, showed us what happens when we are in the room.
Let’s begin the New Year with a salute to an astonishing woman, Agnes Sorel, the “acknowledged mistress” of the French king Charles the Seventh.
For a while, there was magic in the air.
I look for changes that seem small, even ridiculously small, and yet may herald changed attitudes in this slow-moving country of ours.
So what is the difference between a woman conducting and a man?
My self is precious, and it needs and deserves nourishing as the center of my life, not an outcropping.
No one can appreciate the depth of Aretha Franklin’s influence as clearly as women, like me, who came of age in the Feminist Movement in the late 1960’s.