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Women in mass media -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Helen Gurley Brown papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00022
Overview Helen Gurley Brown was editor of Cosmopolitan magazine, advertising copywriter, journalist, and author. The bulk of the material provides a comprehensive picture of Brown's intertwined personal and professional lives. Materials include speeches and scripts, writings, audiovisual material, and memorabilia, as well as records from Cosmopolitan. A large selection of photographs include images of celebrity friends. There is extensive...

Joan E. Biren papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00587
Overview Joan E. Biren, known as JEB, is a filmmaker, photographer, and lesbian activist who has been professionally known for documenting lesbian lives and communities since the 1970s. She became particularly well known in the 1980s for her slideshow and historical lecture affectionately known as The Dyke Show, with which she toured extensively. This collection includes JEB’s personal and professional records, and is rich in documentation of her photography and...

Judith Daniels papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00744
Overview Judith Daniels, Smith College Class of 1960, was a magazine editor and the founding editor-in-chief of SAVVY, the first glossy magazine aimed at upscale executive and professional women. The collection is comprised of correspondence, memos, reports, financial records, publications, and photographs documenting Daniels' professional life, particularly her work on SAVVY magazine. Also included are college notebooks and papers from...

Ms. Magazine records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00362
Overview The collection contains the office files of Ms. Magazine, a magazine edited, published, and written by women, focusing on women's issues and the women's movement, including fiction, poetry, readers' letters, and "No Comment" column on sexist journalism and ads.

Women Against Pornography Newsreport, 1982-87

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Identifier: (OCoLC)70741062
Scope and Contents The newsletter of Women Against Pornography, this publication includes news, analysis, calls to action, and reviews about objectified women in media.

Women Against Sexist Violence in Pornography and Media, 1981

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Identifier: (OCoLC)18597986
Scope and Contents This newsletter, published in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, includes calls for direct action, media reviews, re-prints of articles about the sexualization and abuse of children and women, and a calendar of the group's upcoming events.

Women's liberation collection

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00408
Overview This collection documents the mid-20th century women's liberation movement in the United States. Materials include printed material, bibliographies, book reviews, books, catalogs, correspondence, position papers, publicity, questionnaires, reports, resolutions, speeches, photographs and audiotapes. There is also memorabilia and ephemera. Also included are organizational files of the National Organization for Women, and local groups such as New York City's Redstockings and Berkeley's Women's...