Odd Bits

Looking for a few good people

Women Warriors comes out on February 26. From your perspective, that probably sounds like I still have a lot of time to get ready. From my perspective, it feels like next week. One of the hard truths of publishing is that no one can buy a book she doesn’t know exists. I’m doing everything I…

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Stopping to Give Thanks

It’s almost Thanksgiving here in the United States and I’m closing down shop for a couple of days to visit with family. As is true of all the best traditions, it is always the same and always different. Before I walk away from the computer, I want to take a moment to thank all of…

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Writing Women Back Into History: The National Women’s History Alliance

If you’re in the United States and interested in women’s history, you should keep the National Women’s History Alliance  (formerly the National Women’s History Project) on your radar.(1) Founded in 1980, NWHP led the coalition that successfully lobbied Congress to name March as National Women’s History Month. Today the organization is a major clearing house…

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