Songs of Women's Work and Protest
A participatory workshop using folk songs to illustrate themes
in the history of women in the U.S., with a focus on labor and politics in
the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
From slave lullabies to the blues to feminist anthems,
this sing-a-long workshop teaches both U.S. women's history and favorite
Estelle Freedman teaches women's history
and feminist studies at Stanford University and is a long time member of the
S.F. Folk Music Club.