AV & Rita address criticism from
a listener at the top of the show. Then AV discusses the
complexities of body politics through the story of Charmion, a
strongwoman who defied social norms through her body and her
About the Podcast
Avery and Rita are on a mission to share the stories your history books left out. Every episode they tackle the brave, complicated, courageous, and important stories of women you've probably never heard of, but you should have. Many of our episodes specifically highlight women of color and LGBTQ+ folks. Join us. Find your new heroes.