Women and Girls Lead

Women's History Month
1:03 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Esperanza Spalding

As part of our observance of Women's History Month, KUVO spotlights Esperanza Spalding, a young musician with a big future ahead of her. We also encourage you to explore Women and Girls Lead, a major public media initiative focused on women and girls' issues, connecting citizens in Colorado, across the country and around the world. 

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Women's History Month
10:26 am
Mon March 10, 2014

International Sweethearts of Rhythm

From NPR:     John McDonough  March 22, 2011

As part of our observance of Women's History Month, KUVO presents this 2011 report from NPR about a group of women that broke many barriers, while creating beautiful music. Also, see Women and Girls Lead, a major public media initiative focused on women and girls' issues, connecting citizens in Colorado, across the country and around the world. 

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Women's History Month
10:20 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Zora Neale Hurston

In Jazz Age Harlem, the rise of black culture produced talents like Langston Hughes and Duke Ellington. But this ‘Black Renaissance’ wasn’t limited to men. A largely unsung group of black women were a driving force in the movement. They wrote poetry, managed literary journals, and held salons that nurtured Harlem's great social revolution of the 1920s. 

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Women's History Month
1:13 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Ladies Who Drum

Silver Drummer Girl, a street performer from Asheville, NC

As part of our observance of Women's History Month, and the Women and Girls Lead initiative, KUVO offers profiles of three ladies who drum. 

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