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Your Call: Rad women worldwide

Sep 22, 2016

On the September 22nd edition of Your Call, we’re discussing Rad Women Worldwide: Artists, Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History.

The latest book from the authors of the bestselling Rad American Women A-Z profiles 40 women from 31 countries. Rad Women Worldwide features an array of lively stories and each biography is paired with vibrant paper-cut illustrations.

Which rad women have inspired you? Tweet your questions and comments to @yourcallradio and join us live at 10am with me, Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Kate Schatz, author of the Rad American Women A-Z and its sequel Rad Women Worldwide

Miriam Klein Stahl, illustrator of Rad American Women A-Z and Rad Women Worldwide

Web Resources:

Rad Women Worldwide

Global Education Monitoring Report: Gender bias is rife in textbooks

Education for All Global Monitoring Report: Eliminating gender bias in textbooks: Pushing for policy reforms that promote gender equity in education

NPR: See Priya Cook: Gender Bias Pervades Textbooks Worldwide

Slate: Is History Written About Men, by Men?

Events:

9/27/16 Laurel Bookstore

6:00 PM

East Bay Launch, Reading & Book Signing

Oakland, CA

9/29/16 Berkeley High School

6:30-8:30PM

Reading with Chinaka Hodge, Berkeley High School alum and author of Dated Emcees

Berkeley, CA

9/30/16 Green Apple Books on the Park

7:30 PM

SF Launch, Reading & Book Signing

San Francisco, CA

10/01/16 Hicklebee's

1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Reading & Book Signing

San Jose, CA