National Programming

This summer, PBS honors and commemorates those who fought for women’s suffrage in the U.S., the feminist movement throughout the 20th century, and the stories of modern women who continue to shatter the glass ceiling and transform modern history.

American Masters: Mae West: Dirty Blond

Dive into the life and career of groundbreaking writer, performer and subversive star Mae West.

The Vote

Meet the unsung heroes of the movement and relive the unrelenting campaign that led to passage of the 19th Amendment

American Masters: Toni Morrison

An artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller that examines her life and works. 

POV: And She Could Be Next

A story of a defiant movement of women of color, transforming politics from the ground up.

American Masters: Unladylike 2020

Mark the women’s suffrage centennial with stories of pioneering women who shaped American politics.