Winner: National Communicator Awards
Best Radio Documentary 1998
Based on women's journals and speeches, Through a Woman's Voice is a distinctly feminine perspective of American history. From early settlement period and removal of the Cherokee through the Civil War to the Civil Rights movement, twelve women tell their stories through narration, theatrical presentation, scholarly comment and song.
Click on listen to play a portion of each song.
Click on a woman's name to see the lyric of her song and to learn more about her.
Now a 4 CD set
CD 1 and 2: 12 Portraits as they appeared on Public Radio
CD 3: Ballads only
CD 4: Companion curriculum guides by Dr. Carole Bucy