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Art, history, and contemporary culture with a girls’ eye view.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.3 • 9 Ratings

Art, history, and contemporary culture with a girls’ eye view.

Brought to you by Girl Museum, the first and only museum in the world dedicated to celebrating girls and girlhood. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/girlspeak/support

    Honoring Nellie Bly

    Honoring Nellie Bly

    This month marks 100 years since the death of Nellie Bly. Remembered for her investigative journalism, most do not realize that Nellie was a *girl* when she began her remarkable career. We investigate.


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    • 10 min
    Girl Powered Holidays

    Girl Powered Holidays

    How have girls and women contributed to popular holiday traditions? We do a quick recap!

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    • 12 min
    Remembering Babi Yar

    Remembering Babi Yar

    Can we use the past to create a better world? We think so. As we begin to reflect on the past year, one anniversary stood out: 80 years since Babi Yar. This is their story.

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    • 15 min
    The Fox Sisters

    The Fox Sisters

    In a season of spooks, where are the girls? We dive into story of Katie and Maggie Fox, whose tragic lives sparked an international movement

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    • 12 min
    IDG 2021: Logging Off with Fabiana Romain

    IDG 2021: Logging Off with Fabiana Romain

    In this special episode for International Day of the Girl, Yuwen talks with Fabiana Romain, the LOG OFF movement’s podcast co-host and director of its Female Empowerment initiative. Learn about the beginnings of LOG OFF and Fabiana's insights into social media use during the pandemic and in light of recent news, such as the revelation of studies from Facebook showing that Instagram is harmful for teenage girls. 


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    • 30 min
    Sitting Still with Dido Belle

    Sitting Still with Dido Belle

    Ashley and Amber reflect on the famous painting of Dido Belle, an 18th century Black girl raised in Britain. What does her portrait tell us about her and the time she lived in?

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    • 16 min

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The GirlSpeak podcast always provides thought-provoking content. I enjoy learning about girls throughout history and present-day by listening to the episodes on a variety of topics, both serious and light-hearted.

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