Jul 18, 2015
Robin comments on Harper Lee's
Go Set A Watchman publication controversy, South Carolina
(again), and women in media abroad. Guests: East African
singer-songwriter Somi; bioengineer of marine life Kakani Katija;
legendary Indian Gandhian feminist activist Devaki Jain.
Kakani Katija on...
Jul 11, 2015
Robin on "strict
Constitutionalists"—and the Monarch butterfly. Guests: Rana el
Kaliouby, who teaches computers to read our emotions; Lauren Wolfe
reports on the plight of women refugees in Italy; feminist rock
critic Jessica Hopper's take on the current rock scene and
Rana el Kaliouby
Jul 4, 2015
Robin on SCOTUS rulings and
white-supremacist domestic terrorism. Guests: climate science
defender Naomi Oreskes; Muslim feminist comedian Negin Farsad; and
documentary filmmaker Sini Anderson's new subject—women and Lyme
Disease. Plus, Surrealism Corner.
On Women Make Movies »
Jun 27, 2015
Robin on racism, the Mother
Emmanuel Church massacre, the battle flag of the Confederacy and
the Second Amendment. Guests: Liz Garbus, director of documentary
on Nina Simone; Gayle Lemmon on women soldiers in special ops;
Mellissa Silverstein on Hollywood's "genderquake."
Women & Hollywood Blog...
Jun 20, 2015
Robin on FDA consideration of
“libido drug” for women. Guests: Monica Simpson of SisterSong;
Jeannie Gayle Pool, feminist musicologist, on a rediscovered opera
and other gems ; Lina Nilsson on the real reasons women aren’t in
STEM, and how to change that.
The Blum Center »