Women in American Culture

What women do we see on the screen and in print? Are they more or less complex or realistic than they were half a century ago? Prominent women leaders Kate Lehrer, Joyce Roche, Jennifer Maguire, Anne Kraemer explore with Virginia Postrel a critical examination of women's roles, stereotypes, archetypes, and the messages in contemporary film, TV, literature, and other cultural forms, and the messages they send to young and not-so-young women.

Festival: 2007

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