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Mon., March 16, 2015
10:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines  

Examining the evolution of Wonder Woman and other female superheroes, whose depictions through the decades have often mirrored societal anxieties about strong women. The film features Lynda Carter ("Wonder Woman") and Lindsay Wagner ("The Bionic Woman"); Gloria Steinem; comics artist-writer Trina Robbins; original Riot Grrl Kathleen Hanna; Wonder Woman fans; and author Jen Stuller ("Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology").

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Tue., March 17, 2015
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines  

Examining the evolution of Wonder Woman and other female superheroes, whose depictions through the decades have often mirrored societal anxieties about strong women. The film features Lynda Carter ("Wonder Woman") and Lindsay Wagner ("The Bionic Woman"); Gloria Steinem; comics artist-writer Trina Robbins; original Riot Grrl Kathleen Hanna; Wonder Woman fans; and author Jen Stuller ("Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology").