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Mad Men, Working ‘Girls,’ & Desperate Housewives: American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 5:30pm

Portland State University and the Friends of History present a lecture from awardwinning author Stephanie Coontz:

 

Mad Men, Working 'Girls', & Desperate Housewives: American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s

Wednesday, April 25th
5:30 - 7:30p.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union 355, PSU
1825 SW Broadway, Portland 97201
This event is free & open to the public.

 

Betty Friedan's book The Feminine Mystique marked a significant turning point in the lives of American women and men. Or did it? Join Stephanie Coontz as she discusses her most recent research on the impact of Friedan's work in the 1960s and beyond.

For more information, please visit our website, or contact Katy Barber at barberk@pdx.edu or 503-725-3917 if you have any questions.