In Her Own Words,
HBO August 15, 2011
“Gloria: In Her Own Words” – 60 min. documentary
HBO Premiere, August 15.
Time: 9:00PM ET/MT (*with repeats throughout August).
“TCA HBO Day: Gloria Steinem Talks, True Blood’s Alan Ball Stays Put, Final Entourage Season”
The annual Television Critics Association press tour is under way this week: Amy Dawes reports on HBO day:
Gloria Steinem, focus of an HBO documentary premiering Aug. 15 titled Gloria: In Her Own Words, had consistent praise for the present generation of young women in remarks Thursday at her TCA panel, despite repeated inducements to disparage them based on their perceived looseness of dress and sexual behavior.
“There are more young women now who are feminist leaders than there ever were during my era,” said Steinem, who recently spent time on college campuses, “and young women have better shit detectors than we ever had.”
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