History Extra Podcast
Historian Carol Dyhouse talks about her book, Love Lives: From Cinderella to Frozen, which explores how women's lives, dreams and loves have been transformed since 1950 –when Walt Disney's Cinderella was released, and teenage girls were told to dream of marriage, Mr Right, and happy endings.
The Smithsonian Women’s History Act will establish a women’s history museum on the National Mall. Supporters say it’s long overdue. Read about the decades-long struggle to bring an American women’s history museum into physical existence.
Until you can step foot in the future Smithsonian building, you can visit the National Women’s History Museum virtually.