Women, Sport, and Film Course

Sponsored by the Department of Athletics and Physical Education at Bryn Mawr College, with support from the Center for Science In Society at Bryn Mawr College and the Serendip website.

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Mary Jo Festle, Playing Nice Politics and Apologies in Women's Sports. Columbia University Press, 1996.

Mariah Burton Nelson, The Stronger Women Get, The More Men Love Football. Harcourt Brace and Co. 1994

Susan Birrell, Chryl L. Cole Editors, Women, Sport, and Culture. Human Kinetics. 1994.

Sue J. Freeman, Susan C. Bourque, Christine M. Shelton Editors, Women On Power Leadership Redefined. Northeastern University Press. 2001

Susan K. Cahn, Coming on Strong Gender and Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Women's Sport. Harvard University Press.1994

Oglesby, Carole A., ed. Women and Sport: From Myth to Reality. Ann Arbor, MI: Books on Demand, 1978.

Oglesby, Carole A., Doreen L Greenberg, Ruth L. Hall, Karen L. Hill, Frances Johnston, and Sheila E. Riley, eds. Encyclopedia of Women and Sports in America. Phoenix: Oryx Press

Sandoz, Joli, ed. A Whole Ball Game: Women's Literature on Women's Sport. New York: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 1997.

Swift, Sally. Centered Riding. St. Martens/Marek, 1985

Hult, J. "The Story of Women's Athletics: Manipulating a Dream 1890-1985" in Costa, M. & Guthrie, S. (1994). Women and Sport: Interdisciplinary Studies. Human Kinetics.

Spears, B. "Prologue: The Myth" in Oglesby, C.(1978) Women and Sport:From Myth to Reality. Lea and Febiger Publishers

Title IX Athletics Q & A: Vol. 1, Issue 5, May 2001.

Carpenter, L.J.(2002) "Letters Home: My Life With Title IX" in Cohen, G.(2002) Women and Sport. AAHPERD, Reston,VA.

"Title IX: Gender Equity in College Sports: 6 Views: from the Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec. 6, 2002.

Oglesby, C.A. & Shelton, C.S. "Exercise and Sport Studies: in Krammarae, C. & Spender (Eds) (1992). The Knowledge Explosion: Generations of Feminist Scholarship. Athene Series. Teachers College Press

Gissendanner, C.H. "African-American Women And Competitive Sport, 1920-1960. In Birrell, S. & Cole, C. (Eds. 1994). Women, Sport and Culture. Human Kinetics Publishers.

Suggs, W. "Left Behind" The Chronicle of Education, November 30, 2001.

Available on Reserve in BMC Canaday Library

Jan Brace-Govan, "Looking at Bodywork", Journal of Sport and Social Issues, Volume 26, No. 4 November 2002

Gertrud Pfister, "Her Story In Sport: Towards The Emancipation of Women?"' Paper presented at the 2002 World Conference on Sport, Montreal Canada.

Mary Jo Festle, Chapter 4 "Transitional Years" in Playing Nice Politics and Apologies in Women's Sports. Columbia University Press, 1996.

Carole A. Olgesby, "Intersections: Women's Sport Leadership and Feminist Praxis". in Women On Power Leadership Redefined. Northeastern University Press. 2001


50 Greatest 'Chick' Flicks of All Time, filmsite.org

The Mighty Chick Flick, O, The Oprah Magazine, July 2004.

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