Anna Thomas on the Persevering Carobeth Laird

How’d it get to be the middle of summer already? I hope you’re finding some down time for exploring this beautiful world of ours, which brings me to our newest interview. The illustrious Anna Thomas shares the story of linguist and anthropologist Carobeth Laird, who dedicated herself to exploring little-known Native American tribes. Her life […]

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San Francisco Shoot!

We’re still over the moon about last weekend’s Bay Area shoot! Filming in backyard gardens from Silicon Valley to Berkeley to Marin, we interviewed more than a dozen powerhouse gals opening their hearts about astonishing women who inspire them. It was a joyful high. Stay tuned for more behind-the-scenes photos and peeks into these upcoming […]

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Tamar Halpern on Nellie Bly

My dear friends, what an exciting ride it's been this month. Look What She Did! is receiving a lot of love and we are grateful... and thrilled to know our work is resonating with an audience. On the fundraising front, good friends Beth and Bill Busbice have generously offered a matching grant this week! They will [...]

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April Wolfe on Pancho Barnes

Want to know about an outrageous woman who broke all the rules with humor and an unshakeable sense of self? Take a break with Pancho Barnes, a fearless woman who: escaped kidnappers by riding a horse across Mexico dressed as a man— repeatedly said ‘No!” to authority, standing up for herself and others— beat Amelia [...]

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Elisa Bocanegra on María Irene Fornés

My generous friends! I am blown away by the response we’ve received for Look What She Did! this first week. The outpouring of support indicates how much LWSD is resonating with folks and it certainly gives us energy to go forward. Thank you to our first week donors. This week we I am thrilled to [...]

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Grace Lee on Grace Lee Boggs

Happy Wednesday, my friends. Today we launch our one month fundraising initiative and I'm so happy to say we're already on our way with donations from many of our friends and supporters. Click here (lookwhatshedid.causevox.com) to see our intro video which shows you who we are behind-the-scenes and what we're about. Throughout March, Women's History [...]

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LWSD! August shoot

We completed our latest Look What She Did! shoot at the end of August in Julie’s backyard (and two in the front yard– we got wild). Our all-gal crew was amazing (!) and we filmed nine interviews in just one weekend, our biggest shoot ever. Two incredible, inspiring days filled with crazy-great women talking about other crazy-great women. Stay tuned, we’ll […]

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Sonay Hoffman and the Revolutionary Hannah Crafts

Hi friends, Take a look at the newest addition to the Look What She Did! Family! Writer Sonay Hoffman tells the story of Hannah Crafts, a former slave who risked everything to write her novel. As a slave and later, during her daring escape, the self-taught Hannah secretly penned a historic narrative whose discovery and […]

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