About This Show
Beyond Footnotes is a history-themed podcast on local KPSU, sponsored by Portland State University’s Department of History, and run by history student, Lyndsay Smith. Beyond Footnotes bi-weekly show features interviews with the talented faculty and students of PSU, providing a forum for local historians to share their work with each other and the community.
The show was co-created and formerly hosted by Ryan Wisnor and Joshua Justice of Dive Audio.
Most Recent Episode
Tanya Monthey | Women's Health & The Law
Nov 28 16
Extensive legislation in the United States restricts and/or regulates the labor, voting, and reproductive rights of women. In this episode, we discuss the history of women's health legislation with an emphasis on abortion legislation. Oregon holds a unique place in this history.
Today, I interview second-year history graduate student Tanya Monthey. Tanya is studying modern American legal history and women's history. In this podcast, she shares her background, current research, and research goals. Tanya's research emphasizes the history of Oregon abortion legislation, but she shares insight into other legislation regulating women's health. We also discuss some of the motivations behind legislation aimed at women.
More information including links, photos, and music available at http://www.kpsu.org/blog/tanya-monthey-women-oregon-legislation/