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What do Catherine the Great, Cleopatra, and Elizabeth I have in common? They were all badass. However, they aren’t the only women throughout history who have broken the mold, dared to be different, and engaged in some generally kick-ass behavior. Each week, long-time friends Gillian and Kendra, will be joined by special guests as they take a deeper look at and feature one of many overlooked, sidelined, and less than famous Badass Women in History and ask, what would they do in times like these?


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What do Catherine the Great, Cleopatra, and Elizabeth I have in common? They were all badass. However, they aren’t the only women throughout history who have broken the mold, dared to be different, and engaged in some generally kick-ass behavior. Each week, long-time friends Gillian and Kendra, will be joined by special guests as they take a deeper look at and feature one of many overlooked, sidelined, and less than famous Badass Women in History and ask, what would they do in times like these?


Badass Women of History The Podcast is produced by Industrial Sound & Magic.

    Lady Gregory, Augusta - Bonus Easter Special

    Lady Gregory, Augusta - Bonus Easter Special

    Gillian and Kendra didn't know what to do with themselves during the Season 1 break. So looking for any excuse to get behind the mic and combine their two favorite pastimes, talking and eating chocolate, they get together for this bonus Easter episode of Badass Woman of History and discuss the life and works of Irish dramatist Isabella Augusta, Lady Gregory. #ladygregory #irishliteraryrevival #awomanssonnets #yeats #theoldladysaysno #theabbey #irishhistory



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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning - Sometimes, love really does conquer all.

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning - Sometimes, love really does conquer all.

    Badass Woman of History’s Season 1 finale sees Gillian and Kendra sharpening their quills to write sonnets about English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and discuss how to live an authentic life, social reform and embracing love, when it comes your way. #badasswomenofhistory #socialreform #victorianlovestory #elizabethbarrettbrowning #womenshistorymonth #sonnetsfromtheportuguese #robertbrowning



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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Simone de Beauvoir - Why we should never meet our heroes.

    Simone de Beauvoir - Why we should never meet our heroes.

    In this episode, Gillian and Kendra reminisce about a time when they were allowed to get on planes and travel to romantic cities to drink coffee in Parisian cafes and, discuss the need to hold people accountable for their actions. The latest badass woman to feel their wrath is Simone de Beauvoir, the Godmother of second-wave feminism. #badasswomenofhistory #feminism #thesecondsex #ledeuxièmesexe #simonedebeauvoir #womenshistorymonth #iwd



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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Charlotte Corday - Fighting fake news one bathtub stabbing at a time.

    Charlotte Corday - Fighting fake news one bathtub stabbing at a time.

    In this weeks show, Kendra and Gillian are reading Plutarch and fighting fake news, as they discuss Charlotte Corday and her role in the death of Jean-Paul Marat and the French Revolution. And Gillian wrestles with a deeply rooted urge to travel back in time, and punch Maximilien Robespierre in the dick! #badasswomenofhistory #frenchrevolution #madameguillotine #frenchpolitics #sansculotte #charlottecorday



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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Empress Theadora - How to turn bear dancing into a lucratice career in politics.

    Empress Theadora - How to turn bear dancing into a lucratice career in politics.

    For this week's Badass Women of History, Kendra and Gillian have been practicing their bear dancing moves and mosaic making skills as they examine the remarkable and influential life of Empress Theodora - co-ruler of the Byzantine Empire, and explore what she can teach us about creating our best lives and not letting social constraints get in our way. #byzantines #byzantineempire #justinian #bwoh



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    • 54 min
    Jeanne de Clisson - Considering a late life career change? Try piracy!

    Jeanne de Clisson - Considering a late life career change? Try piracy!

    This episode of Badass Women of History has Gillian and Kendra reaching for their calico shirts and plundered silk-wears, as they talk about one of the most successful pirates in European history, Jeanne de Clisson - aka The Lioness of Brittany, aka Jeanne de Belleville. And, how to use her midlife career change as inspiration, when life throws you a curve ball. #jeannedeclisson #femalepirate #piracy #midlifecareerchange



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    Badass Women of History The Podcast is produced by Industrial Sound & Magic.

    • 1 hr 10 min

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