Women's History Month

American society has come a long way since the inception of the feminist movement. Even as recently as the 1990s. Gender studies could be seen as quite radical. Now, those same notions are largely internalized for kids, thanks to pop culture references, social media, and positive role modeling.

A History of Women's History Month

Mar 13, 2012

In our ongoing local history series, Sense of Place, we explore the past to discover why things are the way they are in our community today. To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’ll air several stories that highlight women’s history in the Ozarks, starting with this one. For this first installment, KSMU’s Emma Wilson looks into the history of the month itself.