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Gerda Lerner, Women’s Historian, dies

Gerda Lerner was one of scholars who introduced women’s history into US colleges and universities in the 1970s. Her radical voice has continued to influence the field ever since. One of her first project focused on an innovative books of documents by African American women which added them to US history for the first time.  The New York Times has a fine article about her life and impact.

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  1. May she rest in peace

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