What is Womans
Growth of a Young
Woman and Genders
What kinds of
- WS grew out of a renewed womans liberation movement in
the 1960s and other movements for social change
- Feminists began to critique the male-centered sys
Making Sense of History
Struggles for women's right and gender rights are defined by specific historical periods
and social contexts (e.g. Abolition, suffrage, civil rights, and anti-war movements, etc.)
Woman's battles for equal rights have taken shape o
Friedan is examining popular discourses of the time - in magazine, ads, pop psychology,
That presented ideas about women's roles.
What are the do
minant images and messages that tell women who they should be and how they should
First Wave: mid 19th century to approximately 1920. Emphasized property rights, equal
rights in marriage, right to vote.
Second Wave: mid 1960's throughout the late 1970's. Focused on a range of social,
cultural and political issues relate
March 21. 2015
Color Purple Assignment
I know you aint thinking about me now, but I think you think about the
things I did. I thought you was finally happy, I ast myself what was wrong with you a
1973 NOW CONFERENCE ON SEXUALITY
First feminist conference devoted to the topic of female sexuality.
Opening "speak out" where women talked about their sexuality, marriages, surviving
Many described it as transformative event.
April 22, 2015
Her Lifes Journey Exploring Womens Sexuality
Annie Sprinkle has shown throughout her lifetime how culture, the sex industry, and
feminist ideals can all co-exist in one human being as something pos