Women’s History Month
Tia Smallwood tells her daughter, Christine, about becoming a business woman in the 1970s.
“I got to find a job I can do for thirty years in this place.”
Dorothy Glinton tells her son, Sonari, about becoming a manager at Ford Motor Plant in Chicago.
“I said, 'Is this going to actually be me?'”
Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming ceremony.
“One of the cops said, 'Oh, you think you can do better?'”
Phyllis Johnson tells her friend Danny Perasa about how she went from Police Department clerk to beat cop.
StoryCorpsU News & Updates
Last month, StoryCorps traveled to the Philadelphia Folklore Project to record the stories of a group of students who were victims of targeted attacks.