The Association of Personal Historians, Inc. (APH) Twentieth Annual Conference ~ Sacramento, California October 21–25, 2015 As “The Life Story People,” our members have been preserving stories for more than twenty years. We’ve grown from an organization whose members could be counted on one’s hands in 1995 to a thriving international association with nearly 700 […]
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ANN: Irene Ledesma Prize for PhD Research by Katrina Jagodinsky PhD students carrying out research that contributes to gender and/or women’s history in the North American West should consider applying for the Irene Ledesma Prize sponsored by the Coalition for Western Women’s History. Applications are due May 15, 2015. http://westernwomenshistory.org/awards-prizes/irene-ledesma-prize/prize-call/
Now Available: OLD SOUTH “Beverly unveils the hauntingly present racism still inherent in the Old South, while creating a dichotomy that opens up a space for a much needed conversation.” – Kristy Brenerman, Programming Director, Atlanta Film Festival Now Available: OLD SOUTH “Beverly unveils the hauntingly present racism still inherent in the Old South, […]
IT’S WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH! Feminist: Stories From Women’s Liberation It’s WMM’s favorite time of year: Women’s History Month! In honor of Women’s History Month, buy any title at full price and get any additional title (not including 2014-2015 new releases) in the collection for $99!* This year, we want to celebrate the history of the women’s […]
NEW DOCUMENTARY ON 2012 DELHI RAPE BLOCKED IN INDIA INDIA’S DAUGHTER A film by Leslee Udwin In 2012, the brutal gang rape on a Delhi bus of a 23 year old medical student, Jyoti Singh, who later died from her injuries, made international headlines and ignited protests and riots that demanded attention from the rest of […]
#ItsOnUs to #EndPrivateViolence President Obama’s Message at the 2015 GRAMMYs Sunday night at the 2015 GRAMMY awards, President Obama’s powerful #ItsOnUS statement affirmed the national commitment to ending domestic violence and sexual assault by putting the plight of rape and abuse victims front and center. Nearly 1 in 5 women in the U.S. have […]