Saturday Night Special: First Ladies

This week on the Saturday Night Special, Amy is talking all about the history of American First Ladies. Scarlet Neath joins to discuss her piece in the Atlantic about how the role is defined. Abigail Adams biographer Edith Gelles paints a portrait of that famous First Lady’s life. Mary C. Curtis gives her take on Melania Trump’s RNC speech and how it unites her to Michelle Obama. Later, Kate Andersen Brower joins Amy to talk about her book “First Women” and the changing role of First Lady.

The battle is far from over

On this podcast, Amy Guth is joined by award-winning multimedia journalist  Mary C. Curtis.  Curtis, who based in Charlotte, N.C.  talks about the impact of Confederate battle flag, the state of race relations in the south and more.