Aircheck of The Velvet Sledgehammer from December 23, 1981. Hosted and produced by Judy Pasternak. Today's episode about women and work. The first segment is Mirror Image "reflections of working women past, present and future" by BJ Kling about Artemisia, the 4th-century Persian admiral, and her 20th century counterpart Roxanna Schuchman, first woman member of the Los Angeles Harbor Patrol; Judy Pasternak interviews two working musicians, bandleaders Jean Feinberg and Ellen Seeling of Deuce (with some tracks of their music played throughout); Women's Community Bulletin Board by Jane E. Pipik; a selection from a reading by Adrienne Rich recorded at Gay Women's Alternative in fall 1981.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.