- R-e-s-p-e-c-t? In China, if you're a woman who's considered very accomplished, you might be called "Mister."
- Not better, just different: Barnard College president Debora Spar says women don't need to lead better than men, just different. You can read more of her thoughts on the issue in her new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection.
- Here comes the bride...speech: Seems ridiculous, but in fact, speeches are mostly not given by brides at weddings. The Guardian looks at the phenomenon and how it might be changing.
- Please share this image about The Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Women's Speeches, which now includes 120 speeches from women and girls all over the world, drawn from our Famous Speech Friday series. There's a new speech nearly every week. Help us spread the word(s)!
Monday, October 21, 2013
Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog. But you won't miss a thing, since I'm summarizing that extra content and putting it here on the blog for all readers to see. Here's what I shared in the week just past: