Women’s history pioneer Gerda Lerner died

image Gerda Lerner (92), a groundbreaker in the field of women’s history and founding member of the National Organization for Woman, passed away.

  • Was a historian, author and teacher
  • Was one of the founders of the field of women’s History.
  • Was a former president of the Organization of American Historians.
  • Played a key role in the development of women’s history curricula.
  • Taught what is considered to be the first women’s history course in the world at the New School for Social Research in 1963.

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