AUGUST 9, 2018
“Dr. Katherine Parkin Presents: “Women at the Wheel: A Century of Buying, Driving, and Fixing Cars”
“Join us for a talk presented by Dr. Katherine Parkin, Professor of History at Monmouth University in New Jersey. She has written extensively on US Women’s, Social, and Cultural History. Her first book, Food is Love: Food Advertising and Gender Roles in Modern America, was awarded the Emily Toth Award for best book in feminist popular culture in 2006. Her newest book, Women at the Wheel: A Century of Buying, Driving, and Fixing Cars, was published October of 2017, and also won the Emily Toth award.
Learn more about this interesting lecture by reading this lengthy excerpt from her book as it was published on the Hemmings Blog.