Discussing the book "Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983" (published by ILR Press) with the author Barbara Kingsolver.
Discussing the book "Good Company" and recounting thoughts and observations while riding the rails with the author Douglas Harper.
Program includes an excerpt from Hard Times (T3452B).
Caroline Bird discusses her book, 'Born Female: The High Cost of Keeping Women Down', published in 1968. Studs plays interviews from dissenters of the Women's Liberation Day and Caroline Bird responds. The discussion continues on issues of sexism and the future of the women in the workforce.
Discussing the book "The lean years: politics in a time of scarcity" with the author Richard Barnett.