Lecture Topics

The Unadulterated History of Marriage (illustrated with power point slides)
 
The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap
 
The Myth of the "Normal" Family: Understanding Family Diversity
 
From the Feminine Mystique to the Supermom Syndrome: Work-Family Issues Past and Future
 
"A Strange Stirring": Revisiting Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique A Half-Century Later

"Mad Men," Working "Girls," and Real-Life Desperate Housewives: Women, Men and Marriage in the Unliberated Sixties

The Rise and Fall of the Male Breadwinner Family: Men, Women, and Marriage Since the 1950s

Has Feminism Gone Too Far? Women, Men, Marriage, and Family Life Since the 1960s
 
For other talk titles, see www.jodisolomonspeakers.com and http://www.oah.org/programs/dlp/lecturers/lecturer.html?id=462

 

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