Mark the women’s suffrage centennial with stories of pioneering women who shaped American politics.
She Resisted is an interactive experience from American Experience that explores the suffrage movement’s strategies through its most powerful images, brought to life through the striking dimension of color.
Unladylike2020: Digital Shorts illuminates the stories of extraordinary American heroines from the early years of feminism through original artwork and animation, rare historical archival footage, and interviews with descendants, historians and accomplished modern women who reflect upon the influence of these pioneers.
Explore 26 digital short films featuring courageous, little-known and diverse female trailblazers from the turn of the 20th century.
Margaret Hoover hits the campaign trail with conservative women who are changing the face of the Republican Party.
Credits: Mae West, Actress: Illustrated by Amelie Chen • Emily Graslie, Scientist: Illustrated by Adriana Bellet • Ann Richards, Politician: Illustrated by Monika Jurczyk • Queen Elizabeth I, Queen of England: Illustrated by Brooke Smart • Toni Morrison, Author: Illustrated by Melissa Falconer • Gloria Steinem, Activist: Illustrated by Rachelle Baker • Queen Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland: Illustrated by Tamara Alexander • Nse Ufot, Political Organizer: Illustrated by Olivia Fields • Tania Unzueta, Political Organizer: Illustrated by Petra Erikksson • Margaret Hoover, Journalist: Illustrated by Monique Aimee • Marie Antoinette, Queen of France: Illustrated by Em Roberts • Alice Paul, Suffragette: Illustrated by Brittany Moodie • Ida B. Wells, Journalist: Illustrated by Stephanie DeAngelis • Carrie Chapman Catt, Suffragette: Illustrated by Mai Ly Degnan • Ava DuVernay, Filmmaker: Illustrated by Hillary Wilson • Waad al-Kateab, Filmmaker: Illustrated by Sarah Walsh