I love podcasts and I thought it was about time we had somewhere to highlight good podcasts and episodes.
First up has to be our very own Finding Ada podcast hosted by Suw.
The UK’s National Archives has a fascinating podcast series which covers all sorts of subjects, including those that are of interest here. I really recommend going through their archive to see what they have on offer, and suggest starting with their recent episode on the history of the WI.
Stuff Mom Never Told You is a great podcast covering a wealth of topics involving women. It’s fairly US-centric but a lot of what they cover has much broader appeal.
BBC World Service has a fascinating series called The ‘Documentary’ which covers anything and everything. Again, I really recommend looking in their archive because you’re bound to find something of interest They had a series last year called ‘Young, Geeky and Black’ which looks at ways disadvantaged women are being encouraged to pursue careers in tech. There are episodes from
I also recommend Shea Gold and Forgotten Girls of Dhaka.
I’ll end with an article,
Women-led podcasts take a risk others won’t: admitting they don’t know everything