INDEPENDENT LENS

Program Details
Air Time: 
12/06/2013 - 2:00am - 2:59am
Program Title: 
WONDER WOMEN! THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICAN SUPERHE
Program Service: 
TV
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
PSIP Description: 
The comic book superheroine Wonder Woman and popular representations of powerful women are explored.
Long Description: 
This program traces the evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, this film looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society's anxieties about women's liberation.