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Episode 18.1: "In Praise of Difficult Women" with PerSister Karen Karbo

4/24/2018
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Dear nasties, you are in for a special treat! (better than chocolate, even). Liz and Bea had the honor to interview best-selling author PerSister Karen Karbo to talk about her incredibly inspiring (and pretty!) book "In Praise of Difficult Women. Life Lessons from 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules ". From the importance of role models to taking up space to women deserving recognition as full and complete, complex and ambiguous human beings even if they are not pure angels...

Duration:00:49:00

Episode 18: Our favourite feminists - ANNIVERSARY EDITION

4/17/2018
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Grab some chocolate (this time, though, merely for celebratory reasons instead of psychohygiene) and listen to Liz and Bea talk about some awesome, badass inspiring feminists that shaped their own feminism. Cheers!

Duration:01:48:13

Rebroadcast: Episode 1 - Hail the Goddess, A Very Special Easter Episode

4/3/2018
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To celebrate one year of podcasting and our vast quantities of leftover, discount candy, we're rebroadcasting our very first episode on thie history of Easter and our personal relationships with the holiday. If you want to support feminist podcasting, please consider becoming a Patreon supporter at http://patreon.com/shewhopersisted

Duration:01:16:05

Episode 17: Women's History Month - The US Edition with PerSister Amy Drayer

3/20/2018
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Grab your chocolate (lots of chocolate!) and listen to Bea, Liz and special guest Amy talk about all the things from reproductive freedom, to the suffragette movement, to retirement poverty. Amy Drayer is an activist, author, and feminist. She has written for The Huffington Post, Medium, and is currently working on a novel. A women’s studies major from Scripps College, she has worked on progressive political campaigns and issues throughout her career. During the 2016, she was a state...

Duration:01:38:31

Episode 16: Dumbledore's Army - Women's Rights in Austria

3/8/2018
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Happy International Women's Day!!! After a bit of a break, we're back to kick off Women's Month and International Women's Day with a discussion about women's rights in Austria. Join Liz and Bea as they talk about the history and current issues facing women in Austria. You can support our podcast on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/shewhopersisted Sources: go sign www.frauenvolksbegehren.at!!! http://www.austria.org/austrianinformation/2015/6/24/womens-suffrage-in-austria-an-overview...

Duration:01:35:00

Ready for Relaunch?

3/2/2018
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Just a quick heads-up to tell you what's coming. Stay tuned!

Duration:00:04:52

New Years Minisode: Changes are Coming

1/4/2018
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Sometimes, life happens. In this minisode, Beatrice wishes you a happy new year and fills you in on some changes at SWP. We hope to be back with new episodes soon!!

Duration:00:04:33

Episode 15: Happy Feministmas!!

12/19/2017
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Are you ready for Feministmas? It is a wonderful time of year that celebrates some pretty kickass ladies from history and myth! From saints to goddesses and trees to mistletoe, grab your holiday chocolate and cookies and join Beatrice, Elizabeth, and Heather as they celebrate the origins of the holiday and a few of the many important women who helped make the season what it is today! In keeping with holiday spirit, this episode only features a bit of stomach slitting and burning on stakes,...

Duration:00:59:37

Episode 13: Wating for Gadot - Feminism and Superheroes

11/15/2017
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With the Justice League movie coming out this Friday, 17 November, Beth, Liz and Bea discuss the topic of female superheroes (a.k.a. every woman in existence ever). We look at Wonder Woman, Super Girl and the new Doctor Who. Get ready for a lot of girl power and ass-kicking.

Duration:01:30:08

Episode 11: Life Lessons from Witches Around the World

10/30/2017
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Listen to tales of cannibalism, poltergeisty hauntings, burning and murder. From Baba Yaga to the Bell Witch to Brazilians with beliefs - we have got you covered and we'll even throw in good advice in the end. Oh, and a cat gets killed in this one too. Happy Halloween!

Duration:00:57:19

Episode 10: Foxes, Magic, and Persecution - Non-European Witches

10/27/2017
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Practitioners of magic (aka witches) are found all around the world. Grab all the Halloween chocolate you can find and listen to the ladies from the She Who Persisted Podcast talk about some of the witches outside of Europe. Bea covers contemporary witch hunts (Warning: depressing as fuck), Heather drops some knowledge about Appalachian witches and Liz explain everything about foxy Japanese foxes. Also: Hail Okabe!

Duration:01:30:31

Episode 9: Witches in Pop Culture - Interview with PerSister Allene Nichols

10/24/2017
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Grab some Halloween candy and listen to Liz talk with our special guest PerSister Allene Nichols about pop-culture depictions of witches and witchcraft. The conversation spans from good vs. evil witches and how that is connected to gender, Charmed, Hermione and the significance of cauldrons. This time, we won’t be talking about persecution, burning and castration, so enjoy it while you can

Duration:00:47:27

Episode 8: The Old and The Ugly - Witches in Fairy Tales and Myth

10/17/2017
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We at She Who Persisted strongly oppose luring people into huts and eating them. We do, however, support dancing naked in woods. So, grab your chocolate and listen to Heather, Liz, and Bea talk about witches from folklore and myth. No matter if it's Hekate, Baba Yaga, or Ursula from Disney's "The Little Mermaid", we've got you covered with all your witchy needs. Because, as you all know: b/witches get stuff done.

Duration:00:58:57

Episode 7: Witches' Herstory: the persecution, the killing, the burning.

10/10/2017
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Grab your Halloween chocolate and listen to Heather explain all the things about the fun parts of being a woman in the early modern era (like not being allowed to do or say anything ever because anything can be suspect and you’re gonna get killed). Featuring merry tales of persecution, killing, burning and castration anxiety. (Yay) Also: fitting the theme of castration anxiety and misogyny, you’ll learn a binding spell against trump, which should be part of anyone’s magical survival kit,...

Duration:00:55:26

Episode 6: Asèxuale - the (not so) new fragrance for YOU

10/8/2017
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Grab your chocolate and listen to Beth and Bea talk about asexuality, grey-asexuality, demisexuality (not demigods!), allyship and cats in this very sexy episode. No seriously, it's a good one.

Duration:01:06:28

Episode 5: Queer while Academic - LGBTQIA* people in academia

7/4/2017
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It is July already, but we are still celebrating PRIDE. As a kick-off to our series of interviews with LGBTIAQ* folks in academia (stay tuned), Heather, Elizabeth and Beatrice introduce you to the topic and share some valuable advice on how to be an ally. Grab chocolate, sit back, relax. And: STAY NASTY!

Duration:00:54:17

Episode 4.1: Rethinking Sodom: The Bible and Queer Sexuality

6/18/2017
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It's time to grab your chocolate again, as in this episode (which is a cutout from last week's binegativity episode), Bethany talks about everything that is wrong with all of us disgusting (homo/bi/pan/a/...) sexual humans - according to religious bigots. But don't despair! She then deconstructs everything and tells these zealots why THEY are wrong. If you need good arguments against scripture-based queernegativity and if you want to listen to Beth butchering Greek words, to Liz swearing...

Duration:00:58:37

Episode 4: Don’t Rain on my Bisexual Parade – Binegativity and Misogyny

6/11/2017
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We are kicking off pride month like we kick off everything: talking about things that are depressing as fuck. This time bi-negativity and misogyny and the intersection of both. Do we need to remind you that you need chocolate to get through this episode? No, we don't.

Duration:01:13:03

Episode 3.2: The Postpartum Depression Minisode with PerSister Angela Ruggieri

5/28/2017
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May is postpartum depression awareness month! So, Heather sat down with a postpartum depression survivor and her partner to talk about her struggle with the illness in this minisode.

Duration:00:23:06

Episode 3.1: Tokophobia Minisode

5/21/2017
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Are you afraid of pregnancy? You're not alone. Grab your chocolate as Beatrice, Elizabeth, and Heather talk about tokophobia and fear of pregnancy, childbirth, health care, and death.

Duration:00:42:23

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