Nov 27, 2020
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, we are mashing up two of our favorite indigenous subjects: Freda Diesing & Elizabeth Peratrovich. Diesing was an incredible Haida artist & one of the few women totem pole carvers. Peratrovich, a Tlingit woman, helped design & push through the nation's FIRST anti-discrimination...
Nov 20, 2020
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, we are mashing up
two of our favorite indigenous subjects: Lyda Conley & Susan La
Flesche Picotte. Conley was a formidable fighter for justice &
the preservation of Wyandot cemetery. Susan was a the first Native
American woman to receive a medical degree.
Nov 6, 2020
Rita and Amanda spend the first few moments talking about cultural appropriation in costumes. Then Amanda introduces Eugenie Clark, an ichthyologist who became known as The Shark Lady. Eugenie discovered previously unknown ocean species, ran her own marine lab, performed research in more than 20 countries,...