Tag Archives: Gender

1/10/2011: PTSD and “Macho Like Me”

Helie Lee: Macho Like Me

Los Angeles author Helie Lee is 1.5 generation Korean American. Several years ago, Helie spent two harrowing years in China and in Seoul planning to help her family defect from North Korea. Helie’s latest undertaking is a one-woman performance that … Continue reading

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12/06/2010: building and construction

Construction jobs for women

Construction work is one of those professions that is the distinct domain of men in most places in the world. Hear in the City producer Luis Sierra Campos visited a workshop where 19 women of from the ages of 18 … Continue reading

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11/29/2010: projects that fill a void

Pinches Mentirosas Sisters

We visit Casa 0101, a small but powerful theater in Boyle Heights where Latinas exercise freedom of creative expression in an ongoing project called P.M.S. (Pinches Mentirosas Sisters)

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