Zelda Kingoff Nordlinger interview 2 (2007-07-20) - Zelda Kingoff Nordlinger interview 2 (2007-07-20)

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Abstract/Description: In this interview, Zelda Nordlinger discusses women's rights activist, Mary Holt Carlton, including how they met and her influence with St. Paul's Episcopal Church; Sylvia Clute, who established a women's bank in Richmond, Virginia; the role of religion in Zelda's family and later life; her education after high school; her undergraduate studies at VCU; Adele Clark and her attitudes toward the Equal Rights Amendment; Zelda's involvement with the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and some of her colleagues in that organization; her activities with the Women's Political Caucus; efforts to nominate female candidates for public office; her involvement in Planned Parenthood; successes and losses in the women's movement; organizations in Richmond working on women's issues; changes in attitudes in this country regarding a female President; her donation of women's movement materials to VCU; the continued relevancy of classic readings in the women's movement; changes in society resulting from the women's movement; and Zelda's optimism towards the future for women.
Subject(s): City/State: Richmond (Va.)
Feminism -- Virginia -- Richmond
Women's rights -- Virginia -- Richmond
Feminists -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Interviews
Women social reformers -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Interviews
Women political activists -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Interviews
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.)
National Organization for Women. Richmond Chapter
National Organization for Women
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
Virginia Commonwealth University
Nordlinger, Zelda Kingoff, 1932-2008 -- Political activity
Nordlinger, Zelda Kingoff, 1932-2008 -- Interviews
Date Created: 2007-07-20