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Louise Bernikow

Louise Bernikow

Louise Bernikow is the author of nine books, including Among Women and The World Split Open and innumerable articles in print and on the web. She is currently developing a series of lectures on how New York women formed alliances across lines of race and class to win the vote. Her website is www.louisebernikow.com

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The Deep Black Hole of Women’s History

The Deep Black Hole of Women’s History

September 19, 2011

"History Detectives" on PBS will feature a "Votes for Women" segment in which author Louise Bernikow helps the crew unearth the origins of an early 20th century purple and gold banner. Her experience provoked the following thoughts about women's history, the media and where we are now. More »