In this episode of Disobedient Femmes, Suzanne LaGrande speaks with Anna Reser and Leila McNeill, authors of Forces of Nature: The Women: The Women Who Changed Science.
In this interview, Anna and Leila discuss:
- The reasons why so few women scientists have been included in the history of science
- Some of the fascinating women scientists whose work is featured in Forces of Nature
- The institutional barriers that often barred women from the spaces where scientific discoveries and innovation were recorded
- The difference that women’s perspectives and experiences make in how science is practiced and understood.
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