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  • Episode 24 – Dr. Merze Tate: Trailblazing Academic

    October 19, 2021 by

    In this episode of Great Woman Theory, our hosts discuss the trailblazing life of Dr. Merze Tate, the first African American woman to attend Oxford University and to gain a PhD in government and international relations from Radcliffe College (which later merged with Harvard University). Merze was a dedicated mentor and tireless worker, overcoming many… Read more

  • Episode 23 – Berthe Morisot: Impressionist Icon part 2

    September 28, 2021 by

    We’re back after a short break for episode 23 of Great Woman Theory, in which we discuss the later life of artistic genius Berthe Morisot, impressionist painter and trailblazer. Was she really caught in a tragic love triangle? Was Eugène Manet a true feminist icon? And why was Édouard Manet so into duelling with swords?… Read more

  • Episode 22 – Berthe Morisot: Impressionist Icon Part One

    September 7, 2021 by

    In this episode of Great Woman Theory, our hosts discuss Berthe Morisot, the incredible impressionist painter of the late 19th century. Expected only to paint for the entertainment of men, she refused to settle for anything less than the career her talent deserved. Join us to hear part one of her hilarious, courageous, and sometimes… Read more

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