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Women's and Gender Studies

This guide will help you with your WGS research.

Lady Gaga on Feminism

Conversations with Great Minds - Ms. Gloria Steinem - The Demonizing of the Word Feminist P2

This is What a Feminist Looks Like

We should all be feminists: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at TEDxEuston

Joss Whedon at 'Make Equality Reality'

State of the Union 2014: President Obama Says Women Deserve Equal Pay

The Feminist: Smart Girls with Amy Poehler

Tonya Ingram & Venessa Marco - "Khaleesi"

THE SHRIVER REPORT - "She's the One" (narrated by Maria Shriver)

Women's History Month Resources

An African American women operating a hand drill at Vultee-Nashville is working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber. Tennessee, 1939.

1963 Report of the President's Commission on the Status of Women

Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth (circa. 1797–1883) was a slave who became famous for being an American abolitionist. She was a self-proclaimed Evangelist, who changed her name based on a revelation she received in 1843. She was born Isabella Bomefree in the Dutch settlement of Hurley in upstate New York. Born into a large slave family she was sold four different times before finding freedom. The painful experiences of being a child, wife, and mother who had to endure slavery and her personal religious experiences formed a personality that made her a courageous advocate for slaves and an avid supporter of women's rights as well. (New World Encyclopedia)


Women's History Month Twitter

2013 U of M Women's History Month Flash Mob