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A Rebel by Nature & A Bilingual Lit Queen/Nazi Resistance Fighter

Name: Ana Mendieta Birth: November 18, 1948  Death: September 8, 1985 What she did: Cuban American performance artist, sculptor, painter and video artist who is best known for her “earth-body” artwork. Ana Maria Mendieta was born into a middle-class family in Havana on Nov. 18, 1948. Her father, Ignacio, was a prominent political figure who […]

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A Catholic Sexologist and 10 Years of Badass Babes

Ten Episodes! Whoo! Glad your still here. Today will be a little different and Emily tried to really stretch the 10 thing and I did what has occurred in the last 10 years for women. Enjoy! ~Kelley Saint Hildegard of Bingen Born: 1098     Died: 1179 What they did: Christian mystic, visionary, and first sexologist? […]

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A Fleeing Physicist & The Cinderella of Science

Hedwig Kohn Born: April 5, 1887          Died: November 26, 1964 What they did: Physicist Facts: Hedwig was born in Breslau, Germany (modern day Wroclaw, Poland) to Jewish parents Georg and Helene. When she was 20, Hedwig entered Breslau University as an auditor, a year before women were actually allowed to attend, […]