GLORIA STEINEM x HerTime
GLORIA STEINEM x HerTime
Journalist, activist, and leader of the second wave of feminism.
Recognized for her outstanding work, Gloria has received numerous awards, including the Penney-Missouri Journalism Award, National Magazine awards, and a Lifetime Achievement in Journalism Award from the Society of Professional Journalists.
From her upbringing in Ohio to becoming a revered feminist leader, Gloria Steinem’s unwavering dedication has left an indelible mark on the pursuit of gender equality and women’s rights. Her legacy continues to inspire and empower activists around the world.
Gloria Steinem’s influential career and unwavering dedication to women’s rights have made her an icon of the feminist movement. Through her writing, activism, and leadership, she has broken barriers, sparked change, and inspired countless individuals to continue the fight for gender equality.
Gloria's remarkable life journey
Gloria’s unique approach to journalism, characterized by courage and energy, has set her apart throughout her career. Inspired by her studies in India and influenced by Mahatma Gandhi’s teachings, she became a passionate advocate for women’s liberation and equality.
Her impactful writing shed light on pressing issues. In 1962, she published an article about the challenges women face in balancing family and career, and she exposed the injustices within the Playboy Club through her own experiences. Her work led to significant improvements in working conditions for women there.
Gloria’s contributions extend beyond journalism. She co-founded influential organizations such as The National Women’s Political Caucus, Women’s Action Alliance, Women’s Media Center, and Voters for Choice.
We will be shedding light on:
1. Feminism and Women's Rights
- The webinar will delve into Gloria Steinem’s role as a trailblazing feminist leader. Her pivotal contributions to the feminist movement, including co-founding The National Women’s Political Caucus and Ms. magazine, will be explored. Participants will gain insights into her advocacy for reproductive rights, equal pay, and an end to gender-based violence.
2. Journalism and Activism
- Gloria’s approach to journalism as a form of activism will be a focal point. Attendees will learn about her fearless writing and investigative journalism, which exposed societal injustices and gave voice to marginalized communities. Her unique perspective on the intersection of journalism and activism will provide valuable insights for aspiring journalists and activists alike.
3. Gender Equality and Social Change
The webinar will highlight Gloria’s lifelong commitment to achieving gender equality and fostering social change. Her experiences and strategies in leading marches, participating in protests, and mobilizing communities will be discussed. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the challenges faced and the progress made in the fight for gender equality.
4. Personal Journey and Inspiration
The webinar will delve into Gloria’s personal journey, highlighting the influences and experiences that shaped her activism and career. Her resilience, courage, and unwavering dedication will serve as a source of inspiration for attendees, empowering them to create positive change in their own lives and communities.
Dedication to women's rights
Co-Founding Key Organizations
Activism and Advocacy
Recognition and Awards
Whether you are an aspiring journalist, an advocate for women’s rights, or simply curious about Gloria Steinem’s remarkable life and career, this webinar is an incredible opportunity to expand your knowledge and understanding. You will be able to engage with her wisdom, ask questions, and participate in discussions that delve into the challenges and triumphs of the women’s rights movement.
Awards and Achievements
Gloria Steinem’s excellence in television writing was recognized with an esteemed Emmy citation, honoring her outstanding contributions to the field. Her impactful and insightful work in television demonstrated her mastery of storytelling and her ability to bring important social issues to the forefront.
Women's Sports Journalism Award.
Gloria Steinem’s influence extended to sports journalism, which was acknowledged and honored with the prestigious Women’s Sports Journalism Award. Her insightful and groundbreaking contributions in this field not only highlighted the importance of women’s achievements in sports but also paved the way for greater gender equality and representation in sports media.
Medal for Journalism and the Society of Writers Award
Gloria Steinem’s remarkable achievements in journalism have garnered prestigious recognition, including the James Weldon Johnson Medal for Journalism and the Society of Writers Award from the United Nations. These accolades signify the profound impact of her writing, advocacy, and commitment to social justice on a global scale.
University of Missouri School of Journalism Award
In addition to her numerous accolades, Gloria Steinem has been honored with the University of Missouri School of Journalism Award for distinguished service, recognizing her exceptional contributions to the field.
Richard C. Holbrooke Award for distinguished writing
In recognition of her profound impact as a writer and activist, Gloria Steinem was awarded the prestigious Richard C. Holbrooke Award for distinguished writing in 2015. This esteemed accolade further validates her influential role in shaping public discourse and advancing the cause of gender equality through her exceptional writing.
How to sign up:
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