Category: "women's movement"
Dr. Margaret Burns answered an ad I placed in the Asheville, NC, Citizen-Times while I was researching a novel set in the mid 20th century at a private psychiatric facility. I remember the first time I heard her voice; it was low-pitched and direct… more »
Democrat Representative Bart Stupak?s end run around the leadership during the House vote on health care reform stunned me, but it shouldn?t have. All week long I?d been getting emails from Planned Parenthood and the National Abortion Rights… more »
Once upon a time, not so many years ago, the term great American writer was understood to mean great white male American writer. There was some diversity among them. They might be Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, agnostic or atheist. They might be… more »
I?m looking for a postcard. There?s no picture on the front; it?s one of those government-issue ones with the address on the front and the back left blank for a message. I think there was a stamp, but I?m not sure. The message was typed on a… more »