Program Details

Gloria Steinem: Her Life Story Moving Women Forward

Instructor
Rose Feinberg
Category
History / Storytelling
FPL11042
Video Catch-up
Available
EXAMPLE VIDEO

Course Description

Gloria Steinem is a feminist, journalist, and social-political activist who became recognized as a leader and a spokeswoman for the feminist movement. She has also become an international spokeswoman on issues of equality in many areas, not only feminism. Learn how her difficult childhood influenced her decisions, including her opposition to getting married. Find out about the men in her life and her fascinating relationships. See her early career path, her arduous quest for equality, and what led her to the feminist movement and the founding of Ms Magazine. Gloria Steinem has become an icon through her appearances and writings, with documentaries and movies showcasing her achievements. She is still actively working for equality at age 87. Images and video clips enhance this presentation.

About the Instructor

  • Rose Feinberg, Ed.D.,earned her doctoral degree in education from Boston University. She was a school principal in Massachusetts, as well as a respected lecturer. Feinberg served as an adjunct faculty member at FAU for eight years, teaching graduate courses in curriculum and school administration. She is a well-known lecturer in South Florida and has developed many topics for presentations, which include PowerPoint presentations with pictures and videos. Her lectures are extensively researched and her theater training and personality make her a dynamic presenter.