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Who was one of only two women (the other being Gertrude Berg [
, 2005]) to wield creative control both in front of and behind the camera during the early days of television?
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With the 2007 honorees, we are at the final phase of our initial three-year journey to look at the work of remarkable women who have helped to shape the history of media.
She Made It: Women Creating Television and Radio
celebrates the achievements and preserves the legacy of great women writers, directors, producers, journalists, sportscasters, and executives.
We invite you to watch the SMI events with
honorees Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Burnett, Katie Couric
, and others (click the Watch tab), as well as enjoy clips from many of the honorees speaking about their work at past Paley Center events, in addition to reading the curator's essay for each woman.
In Fall 2008, we expanded the initiative by partnering with Springboard Enterprises to launch
, a venture capital forum aimed at helping female media entrepreneurs gain access to the capital they need to take their businesses to the next level.
Currently, there are no upcoming scheduled events.
Suze Orman wants all Americans to treat money like a cherished friend. Once a waitress earning $400 a month...
A media titan in her native India, Radhika Roy is a former speech pathologist who pursued her dream of...
Betty Cohen has always seen television’s big picture. As the architect of Cartoon Network, she...
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