Tune in to WGCU TV – and a podcast – to celebrate Women’s History Month 2021

WGCU offers a huge range of programs celebrating the creativity and activism, bravery and talent of women during March, Women’s History Month.

Grape Minds, the podcast on “The Culture & Context of Wine” by WGCU FM News Director Julie Glenn and her partner in the effort, Gina Birch, are offering a series in March on “Women and Wine,” highlighting some of the extraordinary female vintners around the country. Check it out at https://grapeminds.podbean.com/

Below are TV offerings. Premiere dates are listed, but most programs re-air during the month. For times and subsequent broadcasts, go to wgcu.org/tvschedules.

Monday, March 1

Portraits for the Home Front: The Story of Elizabeth Black on WGCU WORLD

• Charlotte Mansfield: A Woman Photographer Goes to War on WGCU WORLD

Tuesday, March 2

• Loretta Lynn: My Story in My Words on WGCU PBS

Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry on WGCU PBS

Saturday, March 6

• Tina Turner: One Last Time on WGCU PBS

• Nancy Zieman: Extraordinary Grace on WGCU Encore

Leah Chase: The Queen of Creole Cuisine on WGCU WORLD

Sunday, March 7

• Revolution of the Heart: The Dorothy Day Story on WGCU WORLD

David Rubenstein: Peer to Peer Conversations—Ruth Bader Ginsburg on WGCU WORLD

• Reel South: First Lady of the Revolution on WGCU WORLD

Monday, March 8

American Masters: Holly Near on WGCU WORLD

Tuesday, March 9

Massacre River: The Woman Without a Country on WGCU WORLD

Wednesday, March 10

• Independent Lens: Served Like a Girl on WGCU WORLD

Saturday, March 13

• AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange—Mama Colone on WGCU WORLD

Saturday, March 20

A Fine Line: A Woman’s Place Is in the Kitchen on WGCU WORLD

Sunday, March 21

• Great Performances: Anne on WGCU Encore

• Great Performances: Gloria, A Life on WGCU Encore

Tuesday, March 23

• Reel South: Ingrid on WGCU WORLD

Wednesday, March 24

• Erma Bombeck: Legacy of Laughter on WGCU Encore

Penny: Champion of the Marginalized on WGCU WORLD

• Independent Lens: Coded Bias on WGCU WORLD

Thursday, March 25

American Experience: Amelia Earhart on WGCU WORLD

Friday, March 26

• American Masters: Flannery on WGCU WORLD

• American Masters: Mae West on WGCU WORLD

Sunday, March 28

• American Masters: Twyla Moves on WGCU WORLD

• American Masters: Hedy Lamarr on WGCU WORLD

Monday, March 29

• American Experience: Emma Goldman on WGCU WORLD

• Forgotten Fame: The Marion Miley Story on WGCU WORLD

• Georgia O’Keeffe: A Woman on Paper on WGCU WORLD

• In Their Own Words: Queen Elizabeth II on WGCU PBS

Tuesday, March 30

• Roadtrip Nation: A Single Mom’s Story on WGCU WORLD

• Return: Native American Women Reclaim Foodways for Health & Spirit on WGCU WORLD

Wednesday, March 31

• American Masters: Louisa May Alcott on WGCU Encore

Author: Dayna Harpster