An introduction to The Story of Woman: what’s the story?
The Story of WomanFebruary 21, 202200:31:38

An introduction to The Story of Woman: what’s the story?

Wondering what The Story of Woman is all about? This episode has the answers!

In this introduction episode, I talk about:

Part 1: the story | 2:20 - 19:35

  • what is “the story of woman” and why it’s important
  • what the story of humankind looks like when half of it is missing
  • the social construct of gender, aka the performance of a lifetime
  • woman’s “special” category, eg scientists... and women scientists
  • personal and societal benefits of adding woman’s story into the main narrative
  • what’s in it for men
  • intersecting layers of oppression... there is no single story of woman

Part 2: the podcast | 19:35 - end

  • the purpose of this podcast
  • recurring sections in each episode 
  • men are losers too (in gender inequality of course)
  • feminism gets a bad rap... because the narrative has been a bit one-sided...
  • your story
  • season one authors

And more!

Transcription of this episode is available here.

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