The Role of Women in [a] Transforming Society

This is Miami University's main site for the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Capstone.
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Black Female Worker during WW2
This postcard talks about black women work opportunities during around the 1940s, Joanne says the condition of black women workers was much better than before,...
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Women Leadership in the Military
This is a letter from Linda Grant De Pauw, she talks about Fantastic Feminist doll propaganda with Joanne McQueen. Linda wants her to have a...
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Doll is a good tool to heal the victims
This is a letter from Gail Cordner, written on September 2, 1982 to exhibitors who were going to share merchandise at the annual meeting of...
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3rd Blog – Women In Film
In 10th Anniversary Luncheon of Women in Film 1983, the film editor Margaret Booth, the actress Bette Davis, Ruth Gordon and Carmen Zapata attended as...
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“Rape”
 A Miami University Women's Resource Center newsletter from September 1978 discusses the prevalence of rape on the Oxford campus. The document stresses the importance of...
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“Harassment”
In an October 1978 Miami Student Letter to the Editor, four women from the Miami community respond to a "disparaging letter" from a man named Mr. Glass....
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Black Female Worker during WW2
This postcard talks about black women work opportunities during around the 1940s, Joanne says the condition of black women workers was much better than before,...
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Women Leadership in the Military
This is a letter from Linda Grant De Pauw, she talks about Fantastic Feminist doll propaganda with Joanne McQueen. Linda wants her to have a...
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Doll is a good tool to heal the victims
This is a letter from Gail Cordner, written on September 2, 1982 to exhibitors who were going to share merchandise at the annual meeting of...
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3rd Blog – Women In Film
In 10th Anniversary Luncheon of Women in Film 1983, the film editor Margaret Booth, the actress Bette Davis, Ruth Gordon and Carmen Zapata attended as...
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“Rape”
 A Miami University Women's Resource Center newsletter from September 1978 discusses the prevalence of rape on the Oxford campus. The document stresses the importance of...
Read More "“Rape”"
“Harassment”
In an October 1978 Miami Student Letter to the Editor, four women from the Miami community respond to a "disparaging letter" from a man named Mr. Glass....
Read More "“Harassment”"
NOW
Joanne McQueen mentions NOW (National Organization for Women) a lot in most of her letters. She attended many times of NOW meetings in her career...
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“Crises Shelters for Battered Women”
In a 1978 essay by Reba Deal, she discusses "wife beating" and a need for crisis shelters. Though this particular document does not directly pertain...
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