Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: Peggy Kelly & Carole Gerson on reclaiming women’s history in early Canadian radio and print

CBC personality Kate Aitken is one of the early women in radio featured in Hearing More Voices: English-Canadian Women in Print and On The Air, 1914-1960. (CBC Still Archives)

Who were the early women of Canadian print, radio, and literature? A lot of their names have disappeared from history over the years.

New book, Hearing More Voices: English-Canadian Women in Print and On The Air, 1914-1960, sets out to acknowledge the working women of Canadian broadcasting and publishing in the first half of the 20th Century.

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast we talk to the book’s authors Peggy Kelly and Carole Gerson.

 


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