49 episodes

Welcome to Being a Woman… For Men. A show where a guy, me, Ethan Banville, talks to women about obstacles they’ve faced in their lives and careers just for being women. Don’t worry, dudes and bros, this show isn’t a bunch of angry people screaming into a microphone. It’s a casual, funny and informative hour where I talk with executives, comedians, teachers, writers, lingerie makers, athletes and more who share life experiences that women don’t normally share with men. That’s right, we’ve got the secrets! The keys to forming stronger peer relationships with the opposite sex! And ladies, we’ve got amazing guests with relatable stories that you’ll love, too! You are not alone!

Being a Woman... for Men Ethan Banville

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Welcome to Being a Woman… For Men. A show where a guy, me, Ethan Banville, talks to women about obstacles they’ve faced in their lives and careers just for being women. Don’t worry, dudes and bros, this show isn’t a bunch of angry people screaming into a microphone. It’s a casual, funny and informative hour where I talk with executives, comedians, teachers, writers, lingerie makers, athletes and more who share life experiences that women don’t normally share with men. That’s right, we’ve got the secrets! The keys to forming stronger peer relationships with the opposite sex! And ladies, we’ve got amazing guests with relatable stories that you’ll love, too! You are not alone!

    Episode 050 - Lucille "Lou" Rockett

    Episode 050 - Lucille "Lou" Rockett

    "Blissfully retired" English teacher Lou Rocket comes on the podcast to share her gripping story of how her ex-husband tried to kill her and how she survived. Showing the true strength of a great parent, she was back to work one month after the incident, and went on to continue her career as one of the most respected teachers in Fall River, Massachusetts. She tells us of her early career, how she was forced to resign at 7 months pregnant, and how she worked her way back in to teaching.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Episode 049 - Pamela B. Green

    Episode 049 - Pamela B. Green

    Producer/Director Pamela B. Green comes on the podcast to talk about her upcoming documentary, "Be Real" that covers the life and epic career of Alice Guy-Blaché, the first female director in narrative film. We talk about Pam's long career designing and producing titles for movies we all know and love and how in her research she discovered the mystery of how a woman like Alice Guy could make one thousand movies and be forgotten by the world.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Episode 048 - Mary-Lyn Chambers

    Episode 048 - Mary-Lyn Chambers

    In a great and informative episode, award-winning Writer/Director Mary-Lyn Chambers comes on the podcast. We discuss her time growing up below the equator, why she likes to tell true-life based stories in her films, and how having rational conversations instead of screaming matches can help us work together to end sexism.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Episode 047 - Traci Weintraub

    Episode 047 - Traci Weintraub

    Writer, director and performer, Traci Weintraub comes on the podcast to talk about how being funnier than your date can cause issues with men, what it's like to not be believed by doctors when you're sick and how she's living with Lyme disease. Traci shares her stories and recent journey to discovering her illness and how she's dealing with it with a supportive family and some outstanding friends.

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 46 - Donna Christie

    Episode 46 - Donna Christie

    Donna Christie comes on the podcast to talk about the work she's done for decades, working with victims of sexual assault in the Niagara region. Her work with education programs works to educate all generations how to stop events from happening and report them when they do. It's a great conversation that gives a snapshot of the extent of assaults on women in this world.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Episode 045 - Alicia Bartley

    Episode 045 - Alicia Bartley

    Alicia Bartley, a lawyer who works in property law, working with developers, community groups and government agencies, shares her story of how she found her way into law, chose a smaller firm over a large, competitive one, and how she participates in endurance sports as a way of refueling for work and life. It's a great interview with someone with a great sense of what's important in life who discovered what she wanted and wasn't afraid of the societal pressures that would try to tell her otherwise.

    • 1 hr 3 min

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Being a Woman for Men

I was one of the guests on Ethan's podcast with my mother and we both are so honored to have been included in this series. Ethan is an extremely intelligent, warm man whose open mindedness should be heard by all!

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Love this show! It's nice to hear a guy talking with women about these issues!

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