Video and Multimedia

Video 1: Why Women Should Tell the Stories of Humanity

Description: In this TedTalk, Jude Kelly discusses the role of women in telling history. She examines how history and art often come from a male perspective, leaving out an important view of the world.

Video 2: This Is What LGBT Life Is Like Around the World

Description: In this TedTalk, documentary filmmakers Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols discuss life for the members of the LBGT community across the world. Specifically, they examine stories from the LGBT community.

Audio 1: Is “Leaning in” the Only Formula for Women’s Success in Science?

Description: This audio clip from NPR’s All Things Considered examines women in science fields.

Audio 2: Malala Yousafzai: A “Normal,” Yet Powerful Girl

Description: In this clip from NPR’s Tell Me More, Michael Martin discusses the story of Malala Yousafzai, a 16-year-old girl shot by the Taliban.

Web 1: NPR’s “The Changing Lives of Women”

Description: This website includes a series of NPR audio clips regarding women and their lives. As you read and listen, consider the role of culture in these different but related stories.