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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.

Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.
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Location:

Kansas City, MO

Networks:

Panoply

Description:

Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 113 - Jane Addams, Part Two

10/13/2018
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Jane's life of far-reaching social service and her work for peace didn't prevent her from being called "America's most dangerous woman." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:18:31

Episode 112: Jane Addams Part One

9/22/2018
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Later known as "The Mother of Social Work", Jane Addams took a circuitous route to find her life's calling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:26:48

Episode 111: Clara Barton Revisited and Refreshed

9/1/2018
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The life of Clara Barton was so full of humanitarian accomplishments it's worthy of another, refreshed, look. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:06:34

Episode 110: Georgia O'Keeffe

8/11/2018
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Georgia O'Keeffe is known as the mother of Modernism; she created a vast body of work, always finding a novel way to express what he wanted to say through her art. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:02:24:13

Episode 109: Grace O'Malley

7/21/2018
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Grainne Ui Mhaille (Grace O'Malley) was a terror of the open seas; living her life on her own terms during a turbulent time in her country. She defied society and carved out a niche for herself, but it was her meeting with Queen Elizabeth in 1593 that cemented her place in history. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:28:08

Episode 108: The Statue of Liberty

6/30/2018
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The life of an American icon from her birth at a French dinner table to her place in the hearts of people all over the world. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:54:29

Episode 107 : Mary Pickford

6/11/2018
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Mary Pickford was so much more than an adorable head of hair. She was a hard-headed businesswoman who broke new ground in a brand new industry - the movies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:02:22:24

Episode 106: Beatrix Potter Revisited and Refreshed

5/19/2018
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We take a look back at one of our most delightful subjects with a remastered classic episode. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:44:20

Episode 105 : Dowager Empress Cixi of China

4/29/2018
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The story of a Chinese concubine who rose to power from behind a curtain of yellow silk. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:02:01:26

Episode 104 : Louisa May Alcott

4/8/2018
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Louisa May Alcott fictionalized (and sanitized) her childhood reality in her novel Little Women; she left out life in a commune, starvation, 19th century action thriller stories, and becoming the family breadwinner at a young age. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:02:06:19

Episode 103: Ada Lovelace

3/17/2018
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Ada Lovelace was the world's first computer programmer long before computers existed! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:42:53

Episode 102 : Jackie Kennedy Onassis : Part Two

2/24/2018
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Jackie's life was far from over after her husband's assassination; in some ways, it had only just begun. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:44:11

Episode 101: Jackie Kennedy Onassis Part One

2/7/2018
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Jackie Kennedy changed the cultural outlook of the United States during her brief role as First Lady. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:48:24

Episode 100 : A Celebration

1/14/2018
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We're celebrating our 100th full-length episode and our 7th year by taking a trip back to visit some women and moments that we will never forget. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:56:59

Episode 99: Pocahontas

12/23/2017
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Pocahontas did save lives... just not the way (or the one) that you've been taught. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:14:17

Mrs. Claus - A Short History of an Undersung Hero

12/11/2017
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Once upon a time, Santa was a bachelor. But over the years, the folklore grew to include his wife, a beloved character of modern Christmas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:29

Episode 98: Coco Chanel

12/5/2017
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Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel not only reinvented women's clothing and accessories, she reinvented herself, too. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:49:18

Episode 97: Queen Lili'uokalani

11/11/2017
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She was the first Queen to rule and the last monarch of the Kingdom of Hawaii, but Queen Lili'uokalani's story is the story of Hawaii. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:43:05

Episode 97: Queen Lili'uokalani

11/11/2017
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She was the first Queen to rule and the last monarch of the Kingdom of Hawaii, but Queen Lili'uokalani's story is the story of Hawaii. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:41:12

Episode 96: Sojourner Truth

10/21/2017
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She was a slave, a freewoman, a preacher, a speaker, an abolitionist and a women's rights advocate in the Civil War era United States. Like a lot of women's history, Sojourner's truth may have been edited in history, but we can help to set it right. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:02:05:56