American Women -- Authors and journalists

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AZ0069 Sexism on the hill / Ellin O'Leary

Reporter Ellin O'Leary talks about how sexism and racism stands in the way of female...

Sexism -- Washington (D.C.), Women journalists -- Washington (D.C.)., Racism -- Washington, D.C., O'Leary, Ellin, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1977.
AZ0158 Julia / by Lillian Hellman ; read by Helen Mickiewicz

A dramatic reading of "Julia" written by Lillian Hellman (June 20, 1905 – June 30,...

Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984, American fiction -- Women authors., Radio programs -- Fiction., Julia / by Lillian Hellman ; read by Helen Mickiewicz., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 9 Jan 1978
AZ0292 Wanderground : stories of the hill women / Sally Gearhart ; produced by Karla Tonella.

Sally Gearhart reads from her book "The wanderground: stories of the hill women" (...

Tonella, Karla., Feminist literature., Radio programs -- Fiction., Women authors, Gearhart, Sally Miller, 1931-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Apr. 22, 1979.
AZ0367 The Debt trap / Cheryl Payer interviewed by Laurie Garrett

Cheryl Payer, author of "The Debt Trap" and member of the Rome Declaration Group,...

International Monetary Fund, Payer, Cheryl, 1940-, Third World -- Economic conditions., Economic assistance -- Third World., Financial institutions, International., Women economists., Loans, Foreign., International finance., Rome Declaration Group, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, July 19, 1979
AZ0376 An Interview with Jessica Mitford / interviewed by Alan Snitow and Wendell Harper.

An interview with author and journalist Jessica Mitford (b. 1917 - d. 1996) by KPFA's Alan...

Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996, Reporters and reporting., Women journalists., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1979?
AZ0457 Feminist poetry reading / Grace Paley.

Grace Paley (December 11, 1922 - August 22, 2007), feminist writer, reads poetry at the San...

Women authors, Poetry, Modern -- 20th century., Feminism, Feminist poetry reading / Grace Paley., Women poets, Paley, Grace., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, June 29, 1980.
AZ0469 Maxine Hong Kingston / interviewed by Helen Mickiewicz and Elaine Kim.

Maxine Hong Kingston won rave reviews in 1977 for her book "The Woman Warrior." She...

Kingston, Maxine Hong., Asian Americans., Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Kim, Elaine. KPFA, June 23, 1980.
AZ0471.02 Virginia Woolf: in her own right / produced by Joanna Brouk (Episode 2 of 7)

The focus of Virginia Woolf's life was writing, and as she developed her art and gained...

Women authors, A Room Of One's Own, Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, August 13, 1979
AZ0498 Writer's talk / Mary Oppen, Rachel Blau Duplessis, Anita Barrows, Frances Jaffer ; produced by Norma Smith.

A conversation with four women authors, Mary Oppen, Rachel Blau DuPlessis, Anita Barrows, and...

Oppen, Mary, 1908-1990, DuPlessis, Rachel Blau, Barrows, Anita., Jaffer, Frances., Women authors, Writer's talk / Mary Oppen, Rachel Blau Duplessis, Anita Barrows, Frances Jaffer ; produced by Norma Smith., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Aug. 16, 1980.
AZ0512.01 Women's sexual writing / produced by Jana Harris and Alan Soldofsky.

Jana Harris discusses women's sexual writing with Carol Bergé, editor of Center Magazine...

Women writers, Erotica., Harris, Jana, 1947-, Soldofsky, Alan., Kandel, Lenore, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Bergé, Carol, 1928-2006 KPFA, Dec. 7, 1976.
AZ0512.02 Women and nature / produced by Alan Soldofsky.

Poet and feminist Susan Griffin reads from her book of prose, "Woman and Nature: the...

Women writers, Ecofeminism, Griffin, Susan., Soldofsky, Alan., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, February 9, 1979
AZ0512.03 Alice Walker reads poetry: Good Night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning / Alan Soldofsky

Alice Walker, Black woman poet and novelist, reads from her new book of poetry "Good night,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Walker, Alice, 1944-, Soldofsky, Alan., African American women authors, Women writers KPFA, 9 Nov. 1979.
AZ0607 You can't keep a good woman down / Alice Walker ; interviewed by Karla Tonella.

Alice Walker (1944 - ) is primarily known as a novelist and short story writer, and is a major...

Walker, Alice, 1944-, African American women authors, Women authors, You can't keep a good woman down / Alice Walker ; interviewed by Karla Tonella., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Sept. 5, 1981.
AZ0621.07 The Anglo-Irish novel / Robert Tracy and Joan Keefe (Episode 7 of 7); produced by Padraigin McGillicuddy.

Number seven in the series Irish Contributions to English Literature. Discussion of Anglo-Irish...

English literature -- Irish authors, English literature., Irish literature., Keefe, Joan., Tracy, Robert, 1928-, Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858-1949, Ross, Martin, 1862-1915, Evening reading., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, March 11, 1982
AZ0623 Characters: a one woman sharing by Kathy Kendall ; produced by Karla Tonella

This is a set of monologues performed by Southern writer/actor Kathy Kendall called "...

Kendall, Kathy., Women -- Personal narratives., Women authors, Kendall, Kathryn, Kendall, Characters, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Kendall, K. Limakatso KPFA, January 30, 1982
AZ0631.01 Charlotte Bunch on the Women's Liberation Movement / Karla Tonella

Karla Tonella interviews feminist theorist and writer Charlotte Bunch, editor of Quest Magazine...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Bunch, Charlotte, 1944-, Tonella, Karla., Feminist movement KPFA, Feb. 2, 1979.
AZ0631.03 About Men / Phyllis Chesler

Phyllis Chesler (1940 - ), author and psychotherapist, is interviewed by Viv Sutherland of WBAI...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Chesler, Phyllis, Men -- Psychology., Fathers and sons. KPFA, May 29, 1978
AZ0631.04 Pauline Bart interviewed by Paula Darte

Dr. Pauline Bart, feminist sociologist at Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine in Chicago, is...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Bart, Pauline, Rape., Storaska, Frederic, 1942- KPFA, January 29, 1979
AZ0642.03 Majority report, January 21, 1982

Sherry Krynski and Ginny Z. Berson host Majority Report for January 21, 1982. Segments: 1. News...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Berson, Ginny Z., Krynski, Sherry, Neel, Alice, 1900-1984, Beasley, Maurine Hoffman, Hickok, Lorena A., Dahl, Birgitta, 1937-, Hammond, Paci, Supriano, Sue., Radio news programs KPFA, January 21, 1982
AZ0642.04 Majority report, February 18, 1982: Shirley Chisholm and Maya Angelou #1

Sherry Krynski and Ginny Z. Berson host Majority Report for February 18, 1982. Segments: 1. News...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, Angelou, Maya, Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993, Tonella, Karla., Krynski, Sherry, Berson, Ginny Z., Radio news programs KPFA, February 18, 1982
AZ0642.05 Majority report, February 25, 1982

Julia Randall and Ginny Z. Berson host Majority Report, February 25, 1982. 1. News wrap-up -- 2...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Randall, Julia., Berson, Ginny Z., Angelou, Maya, Tonella, Karla., Bowman, Sheila, Christian, Barbara, 1943-2000, Salisbury, Lois KPFA, Feb. 25, 1982
AZ0642.12 Majority report, December 4, 1982: Barbara Christian

Barbara Christian (1943 - 2000) delivers a speech as part of the lecture series on "Gender...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Christian, Barbara, 1943-2000, African American women poets, Stanford University. Center for Research on Women KPFA, Dec. 4, 1982
AZ0642.13 Majority report, December 23, 1982: Tara Burke, Kitchen Table, Gay and Lesbian studies at UCB, reparations

Peggy Bray and Ginny Z. Berson host Majority Report, December 23, 1982: Segments: 1. News wrap-...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Bray, Peggy., Berson, Ginny Z., Smith, Barbara, 1946-, Adelona, Ebun, Sundheim, Karen., Perry, Graham, Radio news programs KPFA, Dec. 23, 1982
AZ0676 Alice Walker : the color purple / produced by Laurie Udesky and Corless Smith.

This program contains an interview, a speech, and readings from Alice Walker's book, "...

Smith, Corless., Walker, Alice, 1944-, Women authors, Literature., African Americans, Women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Sept. 4, 1982.
AZ0686 From sacred blood to the curse and beyond / by Judy Grahn; produced by Karla Tonella

Judy Grahn on menstruation, mixed with music by Elisabeth Waldo. Writer Judy Grahn reads her...

Grahn, Judy, 1940-, Menstruation (in religion, folklore, etc.)., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, May 8, 1982
AZ0689 Elsa Knight Thompson accepting the Lewis Hill award

Elsa Knight Thompson (April 6, 1906 - February 12, 1983), broadcaster and former Public Affairs...

Women journalists., Lewis Hill Award, Thompson, Elsa Knight, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, ca. April 17, 1982
AZ0702 Where I've been: writings by Valerie Miner and Sandy Boucher / produced by Julia Randall

Feminist authors Valerie Miner and Sandy Boucher read from their works on treks through time and...

Boucher, Sandy., Miner, Valerie, Women authors, Radio programs -- Fiction., Feminist literature., Women's writings., Miner, Valerie, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, September 18, 1982
AZ0974 From the cancer journals / Audre Lorde.

Live readings by poet, activist and essayist Audre Lorde (1934 - 1992) from her non-fiction work...

Women authors -- Personal narratives., Lorde, Audre, Breast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1978?.
AZ1010 Author Alice Walker reads the short story, Roselily

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker (1944 - ) reads her short story "Roselily...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Walker, Alice, 1944-, African American women authors, Censorship -- United States., Short stories. KPFA, 1994.
AZ1083 And not to yield: Ella Winter interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson

Ella Winter, author, foreign correspondent, world traveler, interviewed in studio by Elsa Knight...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Winter, Ella, 1898-1980, Thompson, Elsa Knight, Women authors, Socialism -- Analysis. KPFA, January 16, 1964
AZ1095 Marge Piercy: reading and thoughts

Marge Piercy, poet and novelist, reads her poems and talks about poetry. She announces she has...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Piercy, Marge., Women poets, Women writers KPFA, 1976
AZ1109 Gertrude Stein: a feminist look at the woman and the author / produced by Linda Schiffman

A historical and critical documentary about writer Gertrude Stein (1874-1946). Different voices...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946, Toklas, Alice B., Literature, Experimental., Authors -- Biography. KPFA, May 19, 1975
AZ1110 Adrienne Rich reading her poetry

Adrienne Rich reads and comments on her poems at the First Unitarian Church in San Francisco, CA...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012, Lesbian poets KPFA, August 1, 1974.
AZ1127 Alice Walker reads Fame from her book You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down / Karla Tonella

Alice Walker reads her short story "Fame" from her book of short stories, "You Can't Keep a Good...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Walker, Alice, 1944-, Tonella, Karla., African American women authors, Lee, Susanne KPFA, June 30, 1981
AZ1134 How Virginia Bought it in California: by Nancy Stockwell

Nancy Stockwell (1940 - 1999), Bay Area lesbian-feminist author, reads from her semi-...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lesbian authors, Unlearning to Not Speak collective., Stockwell, Nancy KPFA, October 21, 1975
AZ1145 Kate Millett reading from The Basement and Andrea Dworkin at the Feminist Perspectives on Pornography Conference (1978)

Contents: 1. Kate Millett reads from a new book (to be published in about a year) entitled The...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Millett, Kate., Dworkin, Andrea., Near, Holly., Take Back the Night (Organization), Women authors, Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- San Francisco (Calif.)., Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), Pornography -- Analysis., Pornography., Rape. KPFA, November, 1978?
AZ1146 Susan Griffin and Nellie Wong at the Feminist Perspectives on Pornography conference

Susan Griffin, poet, playwright and author, and Nellie Wong, poet and activist, read on the...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Griffin, Susan., Wong, Nellie., Women poets, Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), Pornography -- Analysis., Pornography. KPFA, ca. Nov. 17, 1978.
AZ1220 Anais Nin at the University of California at Berkeley

Writer and diarist Anais Nin answers questions from audience members at UC Berkeley, touching on...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 1971?
AZ1340 Ntozake Shange: Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo

Author Ntozake Shange reads from her novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo (St....

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Shange, Ntozake., African American women authors KPFA, February 2, 1983.
AZ1366 Lesbian images in literature

Valerie Taylor talks about the history of lesbian literature in front of an audience at the West...

Taylor, Valerie, 1913-1997, Lesbian authors, Lesbian pulp fiction, Straayer, Arny Christine, Krasno, Francine, Brady, Maureen, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, December 26, 1981
AZ1659 Interview with Margaret Shedd

Interview with local author and prison activist Margaret Shedd (interviewer not identified in...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Shedd, Margaret, 1900- 1986, Unlearning to Not Speak collective., Women authors KPFA, January 28, 1974
AZ1660 Those Who Were Prostitutes from Cuban Women Now / by Margaret Randall

A reading from the chapter "Those Who Were Prostitutes" from the oral history...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Randall, Margaret, 1936-, Prostitution., Women -- Cuba -- Social conditions. KPFA, 197-
AZ1675.04 Lesbian Express: Book reviews for January 12, 1975

Production reel with general review of lesbian presses and titles of books by and about lesbians...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Book reviews, Lesbian authors KPFA, January 12, 1975
AZ1761 Racism in the Women's movement (Part 1 only)

In this program, guests talk about the racism forum "Racism in the Women's movement:...

Women writers, RACISM, Women's movement -- Race relations., Women's movement -- Analysis., African American women authors, Wong, Nellie., Women authors, Asian American women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, December 6, 1980
AZ1765 The lesbian in literature and other poems

Dramatic reading: "The Lesbian in Literature," and other poems. Recorded at WBAI-FM in...

Lesbians, Lesbianism, Lesbian authors, Lesbians -- Poetry, Lesbian literature, Lesbian poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1975 (day unknown)
BB0067 The Mad Mitfords / Jessica Mitford ; interviewed by Colin Edwards.

English author, journalist, and political activist Jessica Mitford (1917-1996) discusses her...

Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996, Edwards, Colin, 1924-1994, MITFORD FAMILY., Women authors -- Personal narratives., England -- Social life and customs -- 20th century., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Sept. 1960 and Jan. 1961
BB0777 Tell me a riddle / by Tillie Olsen ; read by Virginia Maynard.

"Tell Me A Riddle" by Tillie Olsen (1912-2007) read by Virginia Maynard. Remastered by...

Olsen, Tillie., Radio programs -- Fiction., Tell me a riddle / by Tillie Olsen ; read by Virginia Maynard., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, February 7, 1962
BB0996 Street haunting: a London adventure by Virginia Woolf; read by Vivian Schaeffer

Reading of Virginia Woolf's short story "Street Haunting: A London Adventure."...

Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941., Radio programs -- Fiction., Literary readings (Radio programs), American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 first aired on KPFA, February 2, 1961; on KPFK, December 6, 1968
BB1102 An interview with Elizabeth Bowen conducted by David Watmough (Episode 3 of 4)

Author Elizabeth Bowen (1899-1973) talks with David Watmough, discussing her writings and...

Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973, Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, May 22, 1959
BB1178 The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein, read by Alice B. Toklas

Alice Toklas reading from The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein and The...

Toklas, Alice B., Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946, Literature -- Women authors., Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 11 and 16 April 1963.
BB1207 An interview with Dr. Han Suyin /conducted by Marshall Windmiller

Marshall Windmiller interviews Dr. Han Suyin, noted writer and lecturer and author of "A...

Han, Suyin, 1917-2012, Women authors, Authors -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, January 9, 1967
BB1356 Hal Draper's commentary on the San Francisco Examiner's attack on Women for Peace

Hal Draper, socialist activist and author comments on the San Francisco Examiner's attack...

Draper, Hal., Mass media -- Political aspects., Women -- Political activity., Commentary / Hal Draper., Peace movement., Women Strike for Peace, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, May 23 or May 24, 1962
BB1854.01 New writers forum: October 19, 1976 (Episode 1 of 7)

First episode in a monthy series of "New Writers Forum" recorded at the Berkeley Fellowship of...

Rexroth, Kenneth, 1905-1982, Hitchkock, George., Brother Antoninus, 1912-1994, Ulewicz, Laura., Poetry., New writers forum., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 16 Dec. 1967
BB1923 Anais Nin reads from "The Diary of Anais Nin"

French-Cuban Author Anais Nin (1903-1977) and Rupert Pole read excerpts from her memoirs "...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Autobiography--Women authors, Roberts, Francis., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, October 4, 1966
BB2074 The lady's maid / by Katherine Mansfield; read by Pat Franklyn

The Lady's Maid. By Katherine Mansfield. Performed by Pat Franklyn. Produced for radio by...

Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923., Franklyn, Pat., Radio programs -- Fiction., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, January 15, 1967
BB2320 A conversation with Ella Winter / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson

The internationally known political author and lecturer Ella Winter talks with Elsa Knight...

Thompson, Elsa Knight, Winter, Ella, 1898-1980, Women journalists., KPFA open hour, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, February 19, 1969
BB2799 Something about women / read by Eleanor Sully; produced by Sue Blumenberg

Variations on themes from Virginia Woolf, read by Eleanor Sully with the musical support of...

Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006, Roethke, Theodore, 1908-1963, Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941., Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962., Literary readings (Radio programs), American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, September 29, 1969
BB2820 Life is motion / Jane Brown interviewed by Betty Roszak

An interview with Jane Brown, dancer, choreographer, and teacher, conducted by Betty Roszak....

Human mechanics, Dancing -- Social aspects., Brown, Jane, d. 2006, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, May 16, 1970
BB2877 Conversation with Ella Leffland / interviewed by Eleanor Sully

Eleanor Sully talks with Ella Leffland (born November 25, 1931), author of a recently published...

Leffland, Ella., Women authors, Feminism, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, July 27, 1970
BB2878 Conversation with Theodora Kroeber / interviewed by Eleanor Sully

Theodora Kroeber (March 24, 1897 – July 4, 1979), author of the much-loved book Ishi in Two...

Kroeber, Theodora, Anthropologists -- Biography., Women authors, Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960, Literature., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, July 20, 1970
BB2906 Single and pregnant / Ruth Pierce interviewed by Joan Churton

Ruth I. Pierce, author of "Single and Pregnant," is interviewed by Joan Churton. The...

Pierce, Ruth I., Women -- Psychology., Pregnancy -- Social aspects., Single parents., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, December 14, 1970
BB2929 Kay Boyle interviewed by Eleanor Sully

Author Kay Boyle (February 19, 1902 – December 27, 1992) talks with Eleanor Sully and reads from...

Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992, Authorship., Women writers, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, August 17, 1970
BB3312 One touch of Nature / written and read by Mary McCarthy

Novelist Mary McCarthy delivers the Harcourt Brace lecture at Columbia University. She is...

Dupee, F. W. (Frederick Wilcox), 1904-, McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Literature -- History and criticism. WBAI, December 24, 1961
BB3336 Two stories from Little Disturbances of Man / written and read by Grace Paley.

Author Grace Paley (1922-2007) reads two selections from her book "The Little Disturbances...

Radio programs -- Fiction., Paley, Grace., Women authors, Jews -- Social life and customs., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, July 23, 1962 and November 30, 1967
BB3368 A conversation with Doris Lessing / interviewed by Richard Keffler

Doris Lessing, the author of The Golden Notebooks and other novels, talks with free-lance writer...

Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013, Women authors, Authorship., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, October 13, 1963
BB3562 The trial of Dr. Spock / Jessica Mitford ; interviewed by Dale Minor.

Dale Minor interviews Jessica Mitford (1917-1996) on her newly published book "The Trial of...

Minor, Dale., Draft resistance., Trials (Political crimes and offenses), Spock, Benjamin, 1903-, Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 30 Sept. 1969.
BB3769 Nathalie Sarraute at the YMWHA Poetry Center / introduced by Susan Sontag.

French novelist and dramatist Nathalie Sarraute (1900 - 1999) discusses her work and her...

Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004, Poetry., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Sarraute, Nathalie, New novel (Literary movement) WBAI, 9 Apr. 1964.
BB4200 Anais Nin / interviewed by Clare Spark

Anais Nin discusses her life and work with KPFK's Clare Spark (nee Loeb). This is a shorter,...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women authors, Anais Nin / interviewed by Clare Spark., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 25 May 1970.
BB4942 Lone heart mountain

A reading of Lone Heart Mountain (Los Angeles, 1972), an autobiographical account by American...

McIlroy, Maureen., Short story., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Ishigo, Estelle, Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945., World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Wyoming. KPFK, Part 1: 28 May 1966; Part 2: 11 June 1966; Part 3: 18 June 1966.
BB5229 Interview with Anais Nin / interviewed by Clare Spark.

Diarist Anais Nin (1903 - 1977) discusses the women's liberation movement with KPFK's Clare (...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women's movement, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978 KPFK, 22 Mar. 1971.
BB5233 The literary world of Anais Nin

Clare Spark (nee Loeb) interviews author Anais Nin (pronounced "Anna-EES" "NEEN"). Program...

Spark, Clare., Authors -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977 KPFK, 7 Jan. 1970.
BB5234 Anais Nin on women's liberation / interviewed by Clare Spark.

Author Anais Nin (1903 - 1977) discusses the women's rights movement with KPFK's Clare (Loeb)...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women's movement, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 31 May 1971.
BB5284 The Negro woman in American literature (Episode 2 of 12)

This program from the "Negro Writer's Vision of America" conference held April 23...

African Americans--Civil rights--History, African American women authors, African American women in literature, Childress, Alice., Lincoln, Abbey, Marshall, Paule, 1929-, Wright, Sarah E., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 13 June 1965; KPFK, 23 Sept. 1965.
BB5524 Maureen McIlroy reads

Maureen McIlroy reads two short stories: "War" by Luigi Pirandello, and "Near a...

Agee, James, 1909-1955, McIlroy, Maureen., Pirandello, Luigi, 1867-1936., Short stories., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 23 Feb. 1971.
BB5532 Lady Macbeth: moral scapegoat

A talk by John Monteverde, associate professor of English at San Diego State College, who...

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Dramaturgy, Dramatic criticism., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Characters--Women, Macbeth KPFK, 17 Apr. 1964; 9 Aug. 1971.
BC0019.15 Washington report-June 24, 1971: Kate Webb at the National Press Club

Kate Webb (1943-2007), Australian foreign correspondent for United Press International who was...

Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives., Women journalists., Webb, Kate, 1943-2007, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 24 June 1971.
BC0019.25 Washington report-July 27, 1971: Underground syndicate / Thomas King Forcade

Washington based U.P.S. correspondent Thomas King Forcade (1945-1978) discusses alternative...

Forçade, Thomas King, Alternative press., Journalists., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 27 July 1971.
BC0116 Janice Mirikatani, Joaquin Legaspi and Momo Yashima / interviewed by Frank Chin.

Frank Chin interviews Janice Mirikatani, the editor of Aion magazine, a journal of Asian-...

Mirikatani, Janice., Chin, Frank, 1940-, Legaspi, Joaquin., Asian Americans -- Social conditions., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Literature--Asian American authors KPFA, 26 Oct. 1970.
BC0209.01 Mary Breasted / interviewed by Danice Bordett. (Episode 1 of 6)

Mary Breasted, author of Oh! Sex Education! (New York: Praeger, 1970) and Village Voice reporter...

Breasted, Mary., Sexual ethics, Education -- Aims and objectives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 13 Apr. 1971.
BC0209.02 Harriet Van Horne / interviewed by Danice Bordett. (Episode 2 of 6)

Columnist Harriet Van Horne (1920 - 1998) of the New York Post discusses her experiences as a...

Van Horne, Harriet., Reporters and reporting -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 20 Apr. 1971.
BC0209.03 Charlotte Curtis / interviewed by Danice Bordett. (Episode 3 of 6)

Charlotte Curtis (1928 - 1987), women's news editor of the New York Times, discusses her...

Curtis, Charlotte, 1928-1987, Reporters and reporting -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 27 Apr. 1971.
BC0209.05 Gail Sheehy / interviewed by Danice Bordett. (Episode 5 of 6)

Gail Sheehy, New York Magazine writer, is interviewed by Danice Bordett about her life and...

Sheehy, Gail., Journalism., Women in the press., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 13 June 1971.
BC0209.06 Theo Wilson ; interviewed by Danice Bordett. (Episode 6 of 6)

Journalist Theo Wilson (1917 - 1997) of the New York Daily News is interviewed by Danice Bordett...

Bordett, Danice., Journalists -- United States., Women of the press / Theo Wilson ; interviewed by Danice Bordett., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Wilson, Theo WBAI, 8 July 1971.
BC0436.17 Whatever became of Arlene DeMarco / interviewed by Richard Lamparski.

Richard Lamparski interviews Arlene DeMarco (1933-2013), a member of the singing group, the...

DeMarco Sisters, Entertainers -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, DeMarco, Arlene WBAI, March 14, 1972
BC0453.04 Women in the arts IV (Episode 4 of 5)

Novelist and diarist Anais Nin discusses the development of female consciousness and the effect...

Art, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century, Women in the arts., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Chicago, Judy, 1939- KPFK, 22 Nov. 1971
BC0603 A woman's cry / read by Selma Lawrence and Barbara Kraft

A montage of selected readings about women's social conditions, read by Julie Adams, Jo...

Lawrence, Selma., Radio programs -- Fiction., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women -- Social conditions. KPFK, 1 Feb. 1972.
BC0611 The Female Angst / Anais Nin, Joan Didion, and Dory Previn ; interviewed by Sally Davis

Acclaimed writers Anais Nin (1903-1977) author of "The Diary of Anais Nin," Joan...

Feminism, Women's movement, Women authors, Literature -- Women authors., Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Didion, Joan, Previn, Dory, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 10 Feb. 1972.
BC0619 An Evening with Anais Nin / interviewed by Judy Chicago.

Nin reads from and discusses her book Fourth Diary. She also discusses her struggle to become an...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women authors -- Personal narratives., Evening with Anais Nin / interviewed by Judy Chicago. **An, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Chicago, Judy, 1939- KPFK, 15 Feb. 1972.
BC0672 Sexual slavery : alternative visions

Antoinette Bower presents a dramatic reading of differing approaches to woman's role in...

Women -- Social conditions., Sex role, Bower, Antoinette, 1932-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, February 29, 1972
BC0808 Covering the White House / moderated by Robert Kuttner.

Ron Zeigler (Nixon's Press Sec'y), CBS Correspondent Dan Rather, Life Correspondent...

Rather, Dan., Ziegler, Ron., Wallach, John., Thomas, Helen., Mass media -- Political aspects., Presidents -- United States., Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 10? and 26, 1971.
BC0888 Anais Nin interviewed by Frank Roberts on the publication of The Diary of Anais Nin.

Francis (Frank) Roberts interviews author Anais Nin (1903-1977) on the occasion of the...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Literature -- History and criticism., Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, April 25, 1966 and 1972 (date unknown)
BC0900 Anais Nin interviewed by Frank Roberts on her diary and letters from Henry Miller

Author Anaïs Nin (1903-1977) talks with KPFK's Frank Roberts and reads excerpts from the...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women authors, Authorship., Roberts, Francis., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, July 15 and October 4, 1965 and 1972 (date unknown)
BC0919 Anais Nin interviewed by Milton Hoffman on the publication of The Diary of Anais Nin: Volume Four

Novelist and diarist Anais Nin (1903-1977) is interviewed by WBAI's Milton Hoffman about...

Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977, Women authors, Authors -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1971 (day unknown)
BC0957 Vietnam : a reporter remembers / Gloria Emerson ; interviewed by Nick Egleson.

New York Times reporter discusses her experiences covering the Vietnam conflict. Gloria Emerson...

Emerson, Gloria., Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives., Journalists -- South Vietnam., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 25 Aug. 1972.
BC1014 Doris Lessing interview / interviewed by Josephine Hendin.

Josephine Hendin, Current Fiction teacher at the New School for Social Research and author of...

Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013, Women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Hendin, Josephine WBAI, 2 Oct. 1972; 30 Dec. 1972.
BC1076 Lappin and Lapinova by Virgina Woolf; read by Maureen McIlroy

KPFK's Maureen McIlroy reads Virginia Woolf's feminist short story "Lappin and...

Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941., Short story., Feminism and literature., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, September 1, 1972
BC1139 The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman ; read by Maureen McIlroy.

Maureen McIlroy reads "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935)...

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935, Short story., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, October 31, 1972
BC1199 Les Guérillères / by Monique Wittig.

A radio adaptation of Monique Wittig's surrealistic drama about militant feminist...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Wittig, Monique, Authors, French. KPFK, 17 Oct. 1972.
BC1222 The Politics of making it.

Women artists and writers discuss and examine the anatomy of success and its relationship to...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women artists, Women filmmakers., Women writers, Clarke, Shirley, 1919-1997, Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988, Gornick, Vivian., Drexler, Rosalyn WBAI, 15 Dec. 1972.
BC1355.02 Chelsea (magazine) / Sonia Raiziss ; interviewed by Leonard Chabrowe. (Episode 2 of 6)

Leonard Chabrowe, exploring the aims and workings of little magazines, talks with Sonia Raiziss...

Raiziss, Sonia., Journalism., Alternative press -- Periodicals., Chabrowe, Leonard., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1973.
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