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WZ0268 Reading of the short story, "Changes" by author Denise Oliver

Reading of short story "Changes" by author Denise Oliver / Produced by WPFW, Broadcast on KPFA....

Oliver, Denise, African American women authors, Puerto Rican-Americans -- New York (City)., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 3 May 1976
WZ0255.05 National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (Girls) Inc.

This episode of Upstream is on the National Association of Colored Women's (and Girls...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- History., African American Women, National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) WPFW, July 23, 1981
WZ0255.04 Miss Black America 1980

This episode of Upstream features Sharon Wright, Miss Black America 1980. Wright was the...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- History., African American Women, Miss Black America Pageant of Hudson County (N.J.) WPFW, July 20, 1981
WZ0255.02 Black women of achievement: Stephanie Colbert Hopkins

Interview with Stephanie Colbert Hopkins, president of Star Step, Inc, a public relations firm....

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- History., African American Women, Business enterprises, Black WPFW, July 7, 1981
WZ0255.01 Interview with Mamie Williams

This July is WPFW's tribute to women month, and Upstream is celebrating with programs about...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Williams, Mamie, African American Women, Women religious leaders, African American women -- Religious life WPFW, July 22, 1981
WZ0124 To create love with dry eyes: an interview with June Jordan by Deborah Morris.

Poet, essayist, and novelist June Jordan is interviewed by author Deborah Morris. The two...

Jordan, June, 1936-2002, Women poets, Authors, Black., African American women authors, African American lesbians, African American women poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WPFW, Aug. 9, 1977.
WZ0117 Blacks and the Washington D.C. ballet / Claire Haywood; interviewed by Naomi Eftis and Elaine Heffernan.

Hosts Naomi Eftis and Elaine Heffernan interview Claire Haywood (d. 1978), artistic director of...

Ballet., Blacks in the performing arts., African American women dancers, Haywood, Claire, -1978, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WPFW, May 9, 1977.
WZ0019 Changes / written and read by Denise Oliver.

This program features a reading of the short story "Changes" by author Denise Oliver, former...

Women, Black., Women authors, Ghettoes., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Oliver, Denise, African American women authors, East Harlem (New York, N.Y.) WPFW, Apr. 1976.
WZ0014 Among all this, you stand like a fine brownstone : Gwendolyn Brooks / produced by Taliba Holliday.

Poet Gwendolyn Brooks (1917 - 2000), the first Black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry...

Women poets, Cavalieri, Grace, Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Anderson, Kathy, Gregory, Angelo, Lester, Noble Lee, African American women poets, D.C. Black Repertory Company WPFW, 1977; 2 Feb. 1978.
WZ0002.01 Discrimination at work: federal workers and equal opportunity

On whether the federal government has successfully implemented its own equal opportunity program...

Working classes -- United States., Minorities -- Employment., Civil service -- United States -- Minority employment., Discrimination in employment -- United States., Discrimination at work : federal workers and equal opportunity / Roy Johnson, Roberto Tobias, and Mary Jo Binder., Sex discrimination against women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WPFW, Mar. 20, 1977 and KPFA, May 1, 1978
KZ4398 Where do we go from here?

This recording is introduced as an episode of "Where do we go from here?" hosted by Helene...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lesbians, Feminism, Lesbians -- Japan -- Social conditions, African American lesbians, ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS KPFK, ca. June 27, 1978?
KZ2487 Angela Davis at Occidental College

Angela Davis, faculty member at San Francisco College, and sponsored by the Alliance Against...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- 1984? (date unknown)
KZ2466 Rosa Parks: Alabama bus boycotts start

Box label: Voice of Rosa Parks heard by phone telling her story of refusal to give up her seat...

Rosa Parks, African American women civil rights workers, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956. unknown
KZ1240 To be young, lesbian and Black in the '50s / Audre Lorde ; produced by Helene Rosenbluth.

The writer Audre Lorde (1934 - 1992) describes her experiences growing up as a Black lesbian in...

Rosenbluth, Helene, African American women authors, Women, Black -- Personal narratives., Lesbians -- Personal narratives, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lorde, Audre KPFK, 28 Nov. 1982.
KZ1215 Lesbian sisters / Deborah Posey and Rita Mae Brown interviewed by Helene Rosenbluth

This episode of "Lesbian Sisters" features an interview with Deborah Posey, a Black...

Brown, Rita Mae., Posey, Deborah, Lesbian mothers, Socialism, Feminists, Lesbian sisters / Deborah Posey and Rita Mae Brown ; interviewed by Helene Rosenbluth., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Feb. 7, 1978.
KZ1211 Women and the New Right / produced by Helene Rosenbluth.

On Saturday, March 7, 1981, Los Angeles City College sponsored a day of panels celebrating...

Silverman, Erica., Kahn, Cecily, 1959-, New Right., International Women's Day, Women and the New Right / produced by Helene Rosenbluth., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, March 25, 1981.
KZ1210 Women of color : voices of resistance / produced by Miya Iwataki.

This mixture of music and poetry was produced for International Women's Day, 1982 by the...

Iwataki, Miya, De Priest, Dolce., Abe, Lisa., Vasquez, Babette., Heth, Charlotte., Minority women., Women poets, Women musicians., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Mar. 8, 1982.
KZ1209 An interview with Yuri Kochiyama / produced by Miya Iwataki.

On May 19, 1982, KPFK celebrated Malcolm X's birthday with special programming on the civil...

Kochiyama, Yuri, Iwataki, Miya, JAPANESE AMERICANS, Asian Americans--Civil rights--History, X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, East wind, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 19 May 1982.
KZ1207 Our sheroes and heroes / Maya Angelou ; interviewed by Susan Anderson.

Recording contains Susan Anderson's 1976 interview with Maya Angelou, talking about her new...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Angelou, Maya, Anderson, Susan., African American women poets, African American women authors KPFK, 24 Feb. 1982
KZ1201 Tar baby / Toni Morrison ; interviewed by Barbara Cady.

Author Toni Morrison (1931 - ) discusses her latest book, Tar Baby (Alfred A. Knopf, 1981) with...

Morrison, Toni, Women authors, Authors, Black., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Aug. 4, 1981.
KZ1139 Interracial gay relationships / hosted by Helene Rosenbluth and David S. Fradkin

Five interracial gay and lesbian couples discuss their relationships. Aspects include how and...

Gays -- Personal narratives., Lesbians -- Personal narratives, Gay couples., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, June 20, 1981.
KZ1056 The effects of racism on the economic rights of women

This is the first tape of a symposium sponsored by Women's International League for Peace...

Boehm, Marjorie, Gaitan, Maria., Tackett, Marnesba., Rosenbluth, Helene, Blinde, Patricia Lin, Feminism, Minority women., Women -- Social conditions., Racism., Women's rights, Effects of racism on the economic rights of women / produced by Catherine Stifter.**The, Mexican American women., Chicanas, Jewish women--United States, Hanta, Hashi., Women for Racial and Economic Equality (Organization), American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, July 8, 1981.
KZ1018 Atlanta mothers / Venus Taylor and Willie Mae Mathis

Venus Taylor and Willie Mae Mathis, both mothers of children murdered in Atlanta (Angel Lenair...

Taylor, Venus., Mathis, Willie Mae., Children, Black -- Atlanta (Ga.)., Mothers., Murder -- Atlanta (Ga.)., Youth -- Crimes against., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Apr. 9, 1981.
KZ0993 Pacific Asian women poets / introduced by Joyce Nako

Joyce Nako of Pacific Asian-American Women Writers-West introduces the following writers: Momoko...

Gee, Emma., Embrey, Sue Kunitomi., Iko, Momoko., Iwataki, Miya, Nako, Joyce., Yamauchi, Wakako., Feminism, Poetry, Modern., Asian Americans., Women poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 1980?; rebroadcast as en episode of Women's Magazine, Nov. 13, 1982.
KZ0885 Lesbian culture / produced by Helene Rosenbluth

A program on lesbian culture, starting with a radio presentation of "An Oral Herstory of...

Lesbians -- History, Lesbians -- Social conditions, Women poets, Wolverton, Terry, Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.), Third World Gay Caucus, Third World Gay Cultural Evening, Sloan-Hunter, Margaret, 1947-, Parker, Pat, 1944-1989, Chrystos, 1946-, Ojeda, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, July 1, 1979.
KZ0775 The Powerful Jew : myth or reality? / Lynn Kerman and Erica Silverman

Ellen Willis wrote an article called "The myth of the powerful Jew," which was...

Willis, Ellen, Jews -- Identity., Blacks -- Relations with Jews., Silverman, Erica, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Leiman, Lynn KPFK, Sept., 1979.
KZ0612 So you've heard it before / produced by Susan Anderson and Pearl Skotnes.

This is the story of South African Black women under apartheid, portrayed through women's...

Mandela, Zindzi, 1960-, Makeba, Miriam., Women -- South Africa., Apartheid., Blacks -- South Africa., Mbulu, Letta, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, South Africa--History--Soweto Uprising, 1976, Sharpeville Massacre, Sharpeville, South Africa, 1960 KPFK, Sept. 20, 1978.
KZ0209 A conversation with Ntozake Shange / interviewed by Clare Spark

Ntozake Shange, the black feminist poet, author of "For colored girls who have considered...

Shange, Ntozake., Poets, Black., Poetry, Modern., Women authors, Feminism, African American women dramatists, African American women poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 7 Aug. 1977.
KZ0108 The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer.

A short documentary on the life of Fannie Lou Hamer (1917 - 1977), leader of the Mississippi...

Hamer, Fannie Lou, Women -- Political activity., Women -- Biography., Civil rights., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, Apr. 5, 1977.
IZ1512 A celebration of Black womanhood: Black women in the health sciences (Tapes 5 and 7 only)

Actualities from Barnard College's conference "Celebration of Black Womanhood" held February 4-5...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Barnard Organization for Black Women Celebration of Black Womanhood, February 4, 1978, Blacks -- Education., African American women physicians, Minorities -- Education., Minority women -- Social conditions., Discrimination in education -- United States., NURSING & NURSES, African American Women WBAI, April 5, 1978?
IZ1510 The Velvet Sledgehammer: July 2, 1980: WREE Seminar on Racism

Production reel for the July 2, 1980 episode of the Velvet Sledgehammer. Contains excerpts from...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, RACISM, Racism -- Economic aspects., Women for Racial and Economic Equality (Organization), Sex discrimination against women, Race discrimination -- Economic aspects. WBAI, July 2, 1980
IZ1477 Puerto Rican protest theater / Cafe Teatro de Protesta

Music, poetry and performance from the Puerto Rican Independent Movement's new nightclub, Cafe...

Puerto Rican-Americans -- New York (City)., Music, Puerto Rican., Puerto Rican women, Poetry, Puerto Rican., Puerto Ricans -- Political activity., Paz, Suni, Hispanic American women artists, Artau, Estrella, Asian American women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, January 14, 1972
IZ1466 Cooking with author Li Ling-Ai

Nina Mende interviews Chinese-Hawaiian writer, lecturer and actor Li Ling-Ai (1908 - ?), author...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Li, Ling-Ai, Authors, Chinese-American., Asian American women, Asian American actresses WBAI, 27 Dec. 1975
IZ1443 The extinction of Black women

An informal discussion by three Black women from the New York Black Feminist Counseling...

WBAI Women's Department, African American Women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, April 22, 1974
IZ1427 The Varied Voices of Black Women: an Olivia Records concert

This is a recording of the final concert from the Olivia Records tour "The Varied Voices of...

African American women musicians, Olivia Records, Inc., Women's music, African American women poets, Avery, Gwen, 1915-2001, Tillery, Linda., Watkins, Mary, Parker, Pat, 1944-1989, The Varied Voices of Black Women concert, African American lesbians, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, December 10, 1978
IZ1417 Speeches from A Celebration of Black Womanhood Weekend at Barnard College

This is a recording of the "Black feminist thought" panel from the Barnard Organization of Black...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- Intellectual life., Barnard College, Black women -- Social conditions., African American Women, Singletary, Inez, Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000 WBAI, February 13, 1978
IZ1414.01 Sojourner's Journal: November 19, 1981-Black women writers and artists

Sojourner's Journal, a series about Black women. Yasmin Pierre speaks with four Black women...

African American women authors, African American women artists, Ismaili, Rashidah, African American women poets, Henderson-Holmes, Safiya, Hope, Akua Lezli, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 19, 1981
IZ1405 The November 10, 1977 CCNY conference: Black and Latin women in art and politics

Excerpts from the November 10, 1977 conference of Black and Latin women in arts and politics,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, African American Women, African American women artists, Black women -- Intellectual life., Black women -- Political activity., African American women politicans, Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, NELSON, JILL, Jordan, June, 1936-2002 WBAI, December 1, 1977
IZ1400 Jewish women in New York

Tapes selected from a panel on immigrant Jewish women which was part of a conference on Culture...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Yivo Institute for Jewish Research, Jewish women--United States, Immigrants -- United States -- Biography, Immigrants -- Economic conditions., Boycotts, Hyman, Paula, 1946-2011, Kessler-Harris, Alice WBAI, January 25, 1981
IZ1399 Wild women don't get the blues (Part 2 only)

Aircheck of program produced by Donna Allegra of music by Black women, acapella, jazz, blues,...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Jazz music., Black women -- Songs and music., African American women jazz singers, African American women musicians WBAI, Feb. 29, 1980
IZ1396 International Women's Day (1980) speakers

Tape of the celebration of International Women's Day 1980, sponsored by NOW-NY and the New...

International Women's Day, 1980, International Women's Day, Dee, Ruby., Omolade, Barbara, Albert, Marge., Copelon, Rhonda., Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998, Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.), American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, ca. March 1980 (no broadcast info on tape)
IZ1392 A woman's play: One Plus One

A woman’s play: one plus one. A play about two black women dealing with problems. One woman,...

Allegra, Donna, Black women -- Social conditions., Black women -- History., African American women authors, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, January 19, 1980
IZ1379 Black Awareness: Ti-Grace Atkinson

Feminist author and activist Ti-Grace Atkinson discusses her involvement with the feminist...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Atkinson, Ti-Grace, Costello, Deloris., Welfare recipients -- New York (City). WBAI, February 12, 1971
IZ1349.14 Women and the world in the 1980s - August 8, 1983: Interview with Kitty Tsui

Blanche Wiesen Cook interviews Chinese-American lesbian poet Kitty Tsui (b. 1952), who was born...

Tsui, Kitty, Women poets, Asian American women, Lesbian poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 8 Aug. 1983.
IZ1349.13 Women and the world in the 1980s: Barbara Smith and Michele Cliff (ca. 1984)

Interview with Barbara Smith, writer, co-founder of Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press and...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, African American women authors, Cliff, Michelle, Smith, Barbara, 1946-, Blacks -- Personal narratives. WBAI, ca. 1984 (date unknown)
IZ1349.09 Women and the world in the 1980s: November 20, 1982-Audre Lorde

Blanche Wiesen Cook interviews poet, essayist and civil rights activist Audre Lorde (1934-1992)...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Lorde, Audre, African American women poets, African American women authors WBAI, November 20, 1982
IZ1349.03 Women and the world in the 1980s: February 26, 1982

Blanche Wiesen Cook hosts. Interview with Ruth Meyers, one of the founders of Women Strike for...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Mass media -- Social aspects., Minorities in the mass media -- Analysis., VIOLENCE, Violence -- Social aspects., Nonviolence., WELFARE, Welfare recipients -- New York (City)., Meyers, Ruth S., Engel, Kathy, Children, Racism -- Psychologial aspects., RACISM WBAI, February 26, 1982
IZ1349.01 This bridge called my back: October 2, 1981

Aircheck of first in a series of programs on the history of women of color titled "This...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Omolade, Barbara, Native Americans., Indian women -- North America WBAI, October 2, 1981
IZ1339 Audre Lorde interviewed by Judy Simmons

This is a recording of Judy Simmons interviewing Audre Lorde during a late-night show on WBAI in...

Lorde, Audre, Simmons, Judy Dothard, The black unicorn, Poems, African-American Women, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1979.
IZ1152 Art Against Apartheid: A commemoration for the Soweto Massacre

An evening to commemorate the Soweto Uprising which took place on June 16, 1984. Tracie Jones...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Anti-apartheid movement., Apartheid -- South Africa., South Africa--Poetry WBAI, 16 June 1984.
IZ1082 The Velvet Sledgehammer: June 30, 1982

Production reel for the June 30, 1982 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer, produced by Donna...

GAYS AND LESBIANS, Lesbians, Lesbianism -- History, Asian Americans., African American lesbians, Grahn, Judy, 1940-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Asian American lesbians, Combahee River Collective, National Third World Lesbian and Gay Conference WBAI, 30 Jun. 1982
IZ1076 The Velvet Sledgehammer: July 30, 1980 (Part 1 only)

This is the production reel for the July 30, 1980 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer. This...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Millett, Kate., Women -- Iran -- Social conditions., Women's organizations., Women's health services, Women politicians, Women for Racial and Economic Equality (Organization) WBAI, 30 Jul. 1980
IZ1075 The Velvet Sledgehammer: June 4, 1980

Production reel for June 4, 1980 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer. Includes recording of...

Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000, Rosen, Freda, Boycotts, Women's organizations., Abortion -- Law and legislation., Antinuclear movement -- United States, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 4 Jun. 1980
IZ1061.02 The Lesbian Show: July 15, 1980 - Third World Lesbian Writers Conference (2nd annual)

The Lesbian Show, produced by Donna Allegra, features readings from the 2nd Annual Third World...

Lorde, Audre, Lesbian authors, Black women -- Social conditions., African American women authors, African American lesbians, Gibbs, Joan., Violence -- Personal narratives., African American women poets, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Cornwell, Anita, 1923- WBAI, July 15, 1980
IZ1060 The Lesbian Show - October 23, 1978: Varied Voices of Black Women

This episode of The Lesbian Show features a conversation among three of the four women from "...

African American women musicians, African American women poets, Lesbianism, African American lesbians, Tillery, Linda., Parker, Pat, 1944-1989, Watkins, Mary, Women's music, Olivia Records, Inc., The Varied Voices of Black Women concert, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 23 Oct. 1978
IZ0865 Florynce Kennedy speaks at Memorial Church in New York City

Flo (Florynce) Kennedy (1916-2000) speech given at "Memorial Church [New York City]"...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000, Peace movement -- United States -- 1980- WBAI, 198?
IZ0711 Bernice Johnson Reagon: Black Women's issues

Speech by Bernice Johnson Reagon, given November 11, 1980 at Barnard College's Reid...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-, African American women musicians, Jordan, June, 1936-2002, Hamer, Fannie Lou, Black women -- Personal narratives. WBAI, April 8, 1981
IZ0670.02 Women's Poetry Reading to benefit Ikon Magazine

The second half of the excerpted version of the benefit reading held for Ikon Magazine on...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Jones, Hettie, Griffith, Lois, Klepfisz, Irena, 1941-, Lorde, Audre, Sherman, Susan, 1939-, Women poets, Poetry -- Women authors., African American women poets WBAI, December 11, 1982
IZ0651 Kathleen Cleaver interviewed by Rob Crocker

Rob Crocker, WBAI, interviews Kathleen Cleaver, wife of Eldridge Cleaver, and today representing...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Cleaver, Kathleen, Black Panther Party, Blacks -- Civil rights., BLACK PANTHERS, African American women civil rights workers WBAI, October 17, 1971
IZ0622 Angela Davis interviewed by Samori Marksman

Angela Davis is interviewed by Samori Marksman, on program "Brunch", Saturday July 19...

Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Israel -- Foreign relations -- Middle East., Communist Party., Elections -- United States -- 1980., Capitalism -- History and criticism., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, July 19, 1980
IZ0528.01 People's law update: Lennox Hinds interviewed by Bob Lefcourt

Bob Lefcourt speaks with attorney Lennox Hinds from the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers...

People's law update, Bread and roses, Hinds, Lennox S., Shakur, Assata., Black Panther Party, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, June 6, 1979
IZ0506 Yom HaShoah service commemorating the Holocaust

Women's resistance in the Holocaust, a special program to mark Holocaust Remembrance day....

HOLOCAUST, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)., Jewish women--United States, Warsaw (Poland)--History--Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, 1943, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 20 Apr. 1983.
IZ0449.19 Everywomanspace: September 6, 1982-Angela Gilliam hosts

Aircheck of September 6, 1982 program of Everywomanspace, hosted by Angela Gilliam. The theme of...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women -- Africa -- Social conditions., Women -- Zimbabwe -- Social conditions., Women -- Third World -- Social conditions. WBAI, September 6, 1982.
IZ0449.01 Black feminism

Program opens with a dialogue about the Women's movement between Tendai Chitoza[sp?] of...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Feminism -- Africa, Black women -- Intellectual life., African American feminists, Women -- Zimbabwe -- Social conditions., Women -- Africa -- Social conditions. WBAI, 09 Mar. 1978.
IZ0397 Sojourner's Journal: The role of the Black woman worker

The role of the Black woman worker. An episode of Sojournour's Journal produced by Yasmine...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black women -- Economic aspects., Black women -- History., Black women -- Political activity., Black women -- Social conditions., African American Women, African American women employees WBAI, 1981 or 1982 (date unknown)
IZ0354 The poet's craft / June Jordan ; interviewed by Elly Bulkin.

Interview with poet and author June Jordan (1936 - 2002) conducted by Elly Bulkin. They discuss...

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Jordan, June, 1936-2002, African American women poets WBAI, 5 Aug. 1974.
IZ0260 Coser y cantar / by Dolores Prida ; produced by Adina Back and Felipe Goroztiza

Humorous radio drama about a day in the life of a bicultural women in the United States. Funded...

Pena, Elizabeth., Radio plays., Bilingual materials -- English/Spanish., Coser y cantar / by Dolores Prida ; produced by Adina Back and Felipe Goroztiza., Prida, Dolores, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 18 Nov. 1984.
BC2865 Hearings on discrimination in the military / Ron Dellums and Shirley Chisholm ; introduced by Danice Bordett.

Press conference given by California Congressman Ron Dellums and New York Congresswoman Shirley...

Dellums, Ron., Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, Race discrimination., Military policy -- United States., Soldiers -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Discrimination in the military WBAI, 3 Nov. 1971.
BC2793.04 Phone-in questions (Part 4 of 4)

This is the fourth and final program produced by Marcia Tompkins in a series called "You...

Tompkins, Marcia., City and town life -- Alabama., Tuscaloosa (Ala.), Radio call-in shows, Racism -- Alabama., Civil rights--United States--History, Be it ever so humble / produced by Elizabeth Marcia Tompkins., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 30, 1970
BC2793.03 Four people of the town (Part 3 of 4)

This is the third of four programs produced by Marcia Tompkins in a series called "You must...

Tompkins, Marcia., City and town life -- Alabama., Tuscaloosa (Ala.), Racism -- Alabama., Women journalists., Be it ever so humble / produced by Elizabeth Marcia Tompkins., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 23, 1970 and KPFA January 21, 1971
BC2793.02 An interview with Robert Shelton (Part 2 of 4)

This is the second of four programs produced by Marcia Tompkins in a series called "You...

Tompkins, Marcia., Shelton, Robert., City and town life -- Alabama., Tuscaloosa (Ala.), Ku Klux Klan (1915- ), Racism -- Alabama., Be it ever so humble / produced by Elizabeth Marcia Tompkins., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 16 1970 and KPFA, January 14, 1971
BC2793.01 Well, the words have changed anyway (Part 1 of 4)

In this first program in the series "You must go home again: 1970," Marcia Tompkins...

Tompkins, Marcia., City and town life -- Alabama., Tuscaloosa (Ala.), Racism -- Alabama., Women journalists., Be it ever so humble / produced by Elizabeth Marcia Tompkins., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, November 9, 1970 and KPFA, January 7, 1971
BC2781 Sexism and racism / Gloria Steinem and Margaret Sloan.

Gloria Steinem and Margaret Sloan-Hunter, in a joint appearance at the Brooklyn Montessori...

Steinem, Gloria, Women's rights, Racism -- United States., Sloan-Hunter, Margaret, 1947-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 2 June 1973.
BC2585 Survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto / Edith Millman ; interviewed by Mitchel Fox.

Interview by Mitchell Joy with Warsaw Ghetto survivor, Edith Millman (?-2009). Mrs. Millman...

Millman, Edith, 1924-2009, World War II -- Warsaw -- Personal narratives., Jews -- Warsaw -- History., Jewish women in the Holocaust, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK May 29, 1978
BC2191 Sing a battle song: poems by women of the Weather Underground

Reading of "Sing a Battle Song"; a clandestine publication of the Red Dragon Print...

Poetry -- Women authors., Women radicals -- United States., Weather Underground., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 8 Mar and 26 Nov 1975
BC2069.02 The original people / Sagga Cook and Joan Hayes Garabedian (Episode 2 of 15)

Sagga Cook (Mohawk Nation) and Joan Hayes Garabedian (Wampanoag-Cherokee) discuss their views of...

Garabedian, Joan Hayes., United States -- History., Indians of North America -- History., Cook, Sagga, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 1975? and KPFA, 8 May 1975
BC2017 Urban education: October 6, 1973

Taped one week after graduation, a group of sixth graders from P.S. 42 in the Lower East Side...

Children -- Personal narratives., Public schools., Education -- New York City., Puerto Rican-Americans -- New York (City)., Puerto Rican-Americans -- Social conditions., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, October 6, 1973
BC1963 Indians and medicine : sterilization and genocide / Dr. Connie Uri ; interviewed by Jim Berland.

Connie Uri, MD, a Native American doctor, discusses the Bureau of Indian Affairs'...

Berland, Jim., Indians of North America -- Government relations., Sterilization (Birth control)., Indians and medicine : sterilization and genocide / Dr. Connie Uri ; interviewed by Jim Berland., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Claremore Indian Hospital KPFK, 25 Sept. 1974.
BC1833 Black women in America / Angela Davis.

On April 12, 1974, Angela Davis gave a speech at the UCLA campus as a part of the University...

Women -- Social conditions., Minorities -- United States., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- KPFK, 8 July 1974.
BC1817 Pensamientos femeninos

The perspective of five Chicanas in today's movement, featuring Adelaida Del Castillo,...

Castillo, Adeleida del., Soto, Ana., Chicanos -- Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions., Chicanas, Escalante, Alicia., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 27 May 1974
BC1661 Reflecciones de la Raza: September 8, 1973

Aircheck for "Reflecciones de la Raza", hosted by a woman (identity unknown), likely...

Strikes -- Vinyard workers -- Calfiornia., Report on the grape strike : boycott, costs and law enforcement during the strike., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, ca. September 8, 1973.
BC1567 Interview with Mary Kahlenberg, co-organizer of the Navajo blanket exhibition at the Rice Gallery

The Navajo Blanket, an exhibit of blankets woven between 1840 and 1900, was gathered together...

Indians of North America -- Art., Navajo Indians -- Art., Navajo Indians., Native Americans., Kahlenberg, Mary Hunt, Navajo blankets., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFT, ca. 5 Dec. 1972.
BC1298 Gloria Steinem speaks on sexism and racism.

Gloria Steinem, feminist and co-founder of Ms. Magazine, speaks about deep-seeded sexism and...

Racism -- United States., Sexism -- United States, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Steinem, Gloria KPFA, 26 Jan. 1973.
BC1225 Dial 'O' for operator / produced by Bonnie Bellow and Nanette Rainone.

Examination of the New York Telephone worker. Includes interviews with Louella Smith, who filed...

Rainone, Nanette., Bellow, Bonnie., Telephone operators -- Personal narratives., Telecommunication systems., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 26 Oct. 1972.
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.
BC1159 History of the women's suffrage movement : racism and middle class bias against women / Pam Allen.

Pam Allen focuses on racism and the middle class bias in this talk which, was the first of two...

Allen, Pam., History of the women's suffrage movement : racism and middle class bias against women / Pam Allen., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women -- Suffrage -- United States. Part 1: KPFA, 25 Aug. 1972; Part 2: KPFA, 1 Sep. 1972.
BC1000 With these your eyes you shall recover : the Navajo blanket

Curators Anthony Berlant and Mary Hunt Kahlenberg discuss their exhibition of Navajo blankets at...

Indians of North America -- Art., Arts and society., Navajo Indians -- Art., Native Americans., Kahlenberg, Mary Hunt, Navajo Indians., Navajo blankets., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, September 13, 1972
BC0986 Cecil Williams and Angela Davis speak

This is a recording made at an outdoor rally somewhere in the Bay Area in 1972, featuring...

WILLIAMS, CECIL, 1929-, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- California., African Americans--Civil rights--History, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1972.
BC0981.01 Women's liberation and Black civil rights / Catharine R. Stimpson (Episode 1)

Catharine R. Stimpson speaks on 'Women's liberation and Black Civil Rights."...

Women's movement, Blacks -- Civil rights., Women's liberation and Black civil rights / Catharine R. Stimpson., Stimpson, Catharine R., 1936-, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 19 Sept. 1972.
BC0936 Kathleen Cleaver on Black Panther politics / interviewed by Yolanda de Freitas, Cheryl Johnson and Jean Wiley.

KPFA's Yolanda de Freitas, Jean Wiley of Third World Media News, and Cheryl Johnson of the...

Freitas, Yolande de., Johnson, Cheryl., Wiley, Jean., Women's movement, Cleaver, Eldridge, 1935-1998, Black Panther Party, Cleaver, Kathleen, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 1972; KPFK, 12 Dec. 1972.
BC0886 Angela's homecoming.

A few days after activist Angela Davis was found not guilty of all the charges against her, she...

Blacks -- Political activity., Prison reform., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- KPFK, 1 Aug. 1972.
BC0830 Shirley Chisholm : campaign and interview / produced by Miriam Rosen.

Short interview with African-American Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (b. November 30, 1924 – d....

Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, Women politicians, Elections -- United States -- 1972., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 20 June 1972.
BC0763 Ralph Abernathy and Angela Davis

Angela Davis, recently released from prison, is interviewed by civil rights leader Rev. Ralph...

Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements, African Americans--Civil rights--History, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, Apr. 1972.
BC0655 Women in chains

Debra Smith, Tousha Wiley, Dolores Scott and Johnny Morris from the Harriet Tubman Prison...

Prisoners -- Personal narratives., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, PRISONS & PRISONERS, Prisons -- California., Prison reform. KPFK, February 21, 1972
BC0646 The sister's been doing her homework / Betty Shabazz

Mrs. Betty Shabazz (May 28, 1934 – June 23, 1997), educator, activist, and wife of Malcolm X,...

African Americans--Civil rights--History, X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Blacks -- Civil rights -- United States., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Black Muslims., African American women civil rights workers, Shabazz, Betty. KPFA, 20 May 1971.
BC0633 Sadie and Maude, 1971 / Jeanette Henderson and Linda Taylor.

In this program of poetry, discussion and music dedicated to Angela Davis, two young Black women...

Black women -- Social conditions., Henderson, Jeanette., Poets, Black., Women's movement, Blacks -- Civil rights -- United States., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFK, 27 May 1971
BC0622 Women in politics : why not? / Shirley Chisholm.

New York Congresswoman, feminist and Presidential candidate Shirley Chisholm (1924 - 2005)...

Elections -- United States -- 1972., Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Women politicians KPFA, ca. 1972; 14 Feb. 1983.
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.
BC0052 The trial of New York Panther 21 / interviews by Margot Adler and Jackie Friedrich (Part 1 only)

Margo Adler and Jackie Friedrich talk with four members of the jury on May 15, 1971, following...

Panther 21 Trial, New York, N.Y., 1970-1971, Black Panther Party, BLACK PANTHERS, TRIALS, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 WBAI, 15 May, 23 Jun., 11 Aug. 1971
BC0047 Odetta / interviewed by Celestine Ware.

African American folk, blues, jazz and spirituals singer Odetta (1930-2008) discusses her life...

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Black singers -- Biography., Odetta, 1930-2008, African Americans, Women, SINGERS & SINGING, MUSIC PROGRAM, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 KPFA, 20 May 1971; WBAI, 27 May 1971
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