American Women -- Violence against women

This may not be a complete list of all recordings associated with this subject. Search the entire catalog here.
PRA Archive #sort descending Title Description Keywords Broadcast Date
AZ0031 I was first locked up at fourteen / produced by Frances Emley.

A documentary on the physical and emotional reality of incarceration, profiling a young woman...

Prisons., Juvenile corrections., Incorrigibles (Juvenile delinquency)., Women prisoners., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Jan. 31, 1977.
AZ0392 Take back the night / reported by Adi Gevins.

Report by Adi Gevins of KPFA of the first Take Back the Night march in San Francisco on November...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), Take Back the Night (Organization), Gevins, Adi, Lacy, Suzanne, Dworkin, Andrea. KPFA, Nov. 1978.
AZ0458 Feminist perspective on pornography / produced by Karla Tonella.

A panel discussion about pornography and eroticism, its connection to the left, racial...

Sojourner, Sabrina., Barry, Kathleen., Miner, Valerie, Wynne, Bridget., Feminism, Pornography., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Sloan-Hunter, Margaret, 1947- KPFA, June 24, 1980.
AZ0511 Domestic violence / produced by Brad Cleveland

A short documentary consisting of interviews with battered women and women involved in providing...

Women -- Crimes against., Battered women., Family violence, Wife abuse., Domestic violence, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, February 1980
AZ0603 Witches hex / produced by Karla Tonella

A sound portrait, including in-studio interviews with Z. Budapest regarding the history and...

Budapest, Zsuzsanna Emese, 1940-, Occult sciences., Witchcraft., Tamalpais, Mount (Calif.), Thesmophoria, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, March 8, 1981
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
AZ0642.09 Majority report, November 4, 1982: Davis women fight back, Z Budapest play, Abortion rights and elections.

Marci Lockwood and Peggy Bray host Majority Report, November 4, 1982. Segments: 1. News wrap-up...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lockwood, Marci, Bray, Peggy., Budapest, Zsuzsanna Emese, 1940-, Sundheim, Karen., Robertson, Jean., Thompson, Sandy, Berson, Ginny Z., Smith, Corless., Radio news programs KPFA, November 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
AZ1072 Feminist Perspectives on Pornography Conference (1978): Kathleen Barry and Susan Griffin

Lilia Medina opens the first session of the Feminist Perspectives on Pornography Conference,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Barry, Kathleen., Griffin, Susan., Women poets, Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), Women authors, Pornography -- Analysis., Pornography. KPFA, ca. November, 1978?
AZ1144 Poetry from Violence (Edited) / Glide Memorial Church, San Francisco

Poetry from Violence (edited version), a poetry reading in conjunction with the San Francisco...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Dahlen, Beverly, Felsenfeld, Rosella, Wong, Nellie., Lonidier, Lynn, Loyd, Edith Grantham, 1936-, Women poets, Glide Memorial United Methodist Church (San Francisco, Calif.), Domestic violence KPFA, ca. November 19, 1976
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?
AZ1674.04 Rape: Susan Brownmiller, Diana Russell and Martha Shelley (Part 1 only)

Susan Brownmiller, author of Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape, and Diana Russell, author of...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Brownmiller, Susan, Russell, Diana E. H., Shelley, Martha, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Rape. KPFA, ca. June 1977?
AZ1675.02 Lesbian Express: Self defense (Part 2 only)

Aircheck of Lesbian Express episode about self-defense, December 9, 1973. Women are both leading...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lesbians, Self-defense for women KPFA, December 9, 1973
AZ1689.04 Women's News: October 13, 1980

Women's News for KPFA, October 13, 1980. The anchors are Julia Randall and Helen Mickiewicz...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Radio news programs KPFA, October 13, 1980
BB3958.04 New York Radical Feminists' talk about the 1971 Rape Speakout

This is a February 1985 rebroadcast of a 1971 episode of Womankind, hosted by Nanette Rainone....

Women's organizations., Feminists, Rape., New York Radical Feminists, Rape -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Rape victims WBAI, ca. January 20, 1971 and February 15, 1985
BB4378 Who jails the rapist? / produced by Ginny Leicht

Documentary on rape and the punishment for rape, providing a look at the way New York and New...

Rape -- United States., Crime and criminals -- United States., Prendergast, William E., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, January 21, 1972
BC0755 Germaine Greer in Berkeley.

Germaine Greer, author of "The Female Eunuch", speaking at the University of...

Women -- Social conditions., Sex discrimination against women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Greer, Germaine, 1939- KPFA, 26 Aug. 1971.
BC1213 The People vs. Alma Andrews / produced by Sheila McAleenan.

This program examines the case of Alma Andrews, a Black woman and a nurse, charged with first-...

Judicial system -- United States., Rape., Trials (Murder)., Andrews, Alma., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 18 Sept. 1972.
BC1319 House Select Committee on Crime : testimony of Lt. Julia Tucker of New York Police Dept.

On April 9th, 1973, the House Select Committee on Crime, chaired by Congressman Claude Pepper,...

Rape., Police -- New York (City)., House Select Committee on Crime : testimony of Leutenant Julia Tucker of New York Police Dept., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Selvin, David WBAI, ca. Apr. 1973.
BC1526 Rape : the victim as suspect / produced by Susan Scheftel and Gail Boehm.

A documentary examining the mythology surrounding rape and its effect upon the social, medical...

Scheftel, Susan., Rape., Women -- Crimes against., Women -- Legal status, laws, etc., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 Part 1: KPFA, 2 Oct. 1973; Part 2: KPFA, 16 Oct. 1973.
BC1628.04 Rape and punishment / Paul Leser (Episode 4 of 10)

Paul Leser talks about differing attitudes about rape between America and Europe, and how in the...

Leser, Paul, 1899-1984, Judicial system -- United States., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Rape. KPFA, 15 Nov. 1973.
BC2231 Stop rape!

Drawing on a variety of sources, including the New Woman's Survival Catalogue and Eve...

Norman, Eve., Rape., Rape -- Personal narratives., Rape--Law and legislation, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 18 Jun 1974 and 15 Jan 1975
BC2675 Testimony of a mother of a desaparecido / produced and read by Paz Cohen.

Reading of the deposition of Oriana Sánchez Romero, mother of university student Maria Isabel...

Political atrocities -- Latin America., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Chile -- Politics and government -- 1973-1988., Disappeared persons -- Chile. KPFA, Sept. 1975.
BC2912 Susan Brownmiller on writing and promoting.

An interview with Susan Brownmiller, who spent four years writing her book Against Our Will: Men...

Women authors -- Personal narratives., Rape., Brownmiller, Susan, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Waldman, Mickey. WBAI, 1976.
BC2947 Against our will / Susan Brownmiller.

A talk by Susan Brownmiller, journalist and author of "Against Our Will," on the...

Rape., Women -- Crimes against., Brownmiller, Susan, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 26 Apr. 1976; WPFW, 22 Mar. 1978.
BC3101 Susan Brownmiller interviewed by Barbara Cady

Barbara Cady talks with Susan Brownmiller, author of "Against our will: men, women, and...

Brownmiller, Susan, Rape., Women -- Crimes against., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 4 Nov. 1975.
IZ0391.01 Leonore Tiefer on rape prevention and awareness

Nancy Kramer, director of the Committee for Public Justice, interviews Dr. Leonore Tiefer, head...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Tiefer, Leonore, Rape. WBAI, August 31, 1981
IZ0672 Sexual abuse of children

Viv Sutherland interviews Florence Rush, author of "Sexual abuse of children: the best kept...

Rush, Florence, 1918-2008, Child sexual abuse, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, December 14, 1980
IZ1349.10 Women and the world in the 1980s: November 26, 1982

Blanche Wiesen Cook interviews Lucy Gilbert, psychotherapist in private practice specializing in...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Girls, Domestic violence, Gender roles, Gilbert, Lucy, 1941-, Webster, Paula, 1943- WBAI, November 26, 1982
IZ1354 Women Against Pornography march in Times Square (October 1979)

This recording contains music, interviews and speeches from the October 20, 1979 march in Times...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women Against Pornography, Pornography -- Social aspects., Pornographic film industry, Women Against Violence Against Women, Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), New York Radical Feminists WBAI, October 20, 1979
IZ1376 Wild Women: poetry for the Joan Little case

Poetry reading: "Wild Women, Joan Little case". Notes: All women's audience, no...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Little, Joan, Gibbs, Joan., Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000, Political prisoners -- United States., Women poets WBAI, ca. 1977
IZ1414.02 Sojourner's Journal: Battered women

Sojourner's Journal hosted Yasmine Pierre. Today's episode is about battered women,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Battered women., Domestic violence WBAI, ca. 1982 (date unknown)
IZ1450 Battered women

Recordings from a conference on battered women sponsored by the American Friends Service...

Battered women., Domestic violence, Family violence, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, June 7, 1977
IZ1492 Women Against Pornography Conference (1979): Welcome and Speakout

These four reels contain actuality from the Women Against Pornography Conference, which took...

Women Against Pornography, Steinem, Gloria, Morgan, Robin, 1941-, Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998, Campbell, Lynn, Pornography -- Analysis., Pornography., Rape -- Personal narratives., Brownmiller, Susan, Gould, Lois., Incest., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, ca. September 1979
KZ0183 The new rape treatment

An examination of the effect of changes in the rape law and changes in the policies of...

Women -- Crimes against., Sex crimes, Rape victim services -- Los Angeles (Calif.)., Rape--Law and legislation, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, June 24, 1977.
KZ0556 Fair sex, fair game : women say no to the sexual safari / produced by Helene Rosenbluth.

Highlights from the First National Conference on Feminist Perspectives on Pornography, convened...

Brownmiller, Susan, Stevens, Tracy., Rosenbluth, Helene, Pornography -- Analysis., Pornography -- Legal status, laws, etc., First Amendment rights., Pornography -- Moral and religious aspects., Fair sex, fair game : women way no to the sexual safari / produced by Helene Rosenbluth., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Part 1: 22 Mar. 1979; Part 2: 29 Mar. 1979.
KZ0579 Incest / produced by Pearl Skotnes.

Interview with Louise Armstrong, author of Kiss Daddy Goodnight, A Speak-Out on Incest (New York...

Skotnes, Pearl., Armstrong, Louise, 1937-2008, Incest., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lorde, Audre KPFK, Nov. 15, 1978.
KZ0890 Violent use of female images in the media / Andrea Dworkin

Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (WAVPM), a feminist group formed in 1977,...

Dworkin, Andrea., Women Against Violence in Pornography & Media (U.S.), Pornography., Women in the press., Women in television., Press and propaganda., Women in mass media., Take back the night march, Pornography -- Analysis., Rape., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Nov. 1978.
KZ2639 Domestic violence and the homeless women: Carol Mackay and Mollie Lowery

Two speeches at a Domestic Violence Services Conference: Carol Mackay's talk on "rural...

Family violence, Homeless women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 ca. 198? (no broadcast information available)
KZ4064 Take Back the Night march featuring a speech by Andrea Dworkin

Actuality of the Women Take Back the Night march held in Los Angeles on April 19, 1980. Contains...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Dworkin, Andrea., Take Back the Night (Organization), Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- Los Angeles (Calif.). KPFK, 19 Apr. 1980.
KZ4183 Sojourn Shelter for Battered Women

This program was produced to be broadcast during Domestic Violence Awareness Week. This...

Women's shelters, Family violence, Domestic violence, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, October 3, 1981
WZ0094 Sexual assault / produced by Sophie's Parlor Media Collective.

On sexism, racism and rape; focus on the cases of Inez Garcia and Joan Little. Host Del Dobbins...

Sexism, Racism., Rape., Little, Joan, Garcia, Inez, Sophie's Parlor Media Collective., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WPFW, July 15, 1977 and February 6, 1978