Ellen Snortland


Stories by Ellen Snortland

'Nice Girls' Finish First

Author wins award named for Gloria Gartz, who gave Pasadena women a place to be seen and heard

Author Ellen Snortland Date 07/17/2014
'Fighting' for Attention'

Mainstream media outlets shut out advocates of women learning self-defense

Author Ellen Snortland Date 06/25/2014
Funny hurts

Can enough time ever pass to joke about the horrors of slavery?

Author Ellen Snortland Date 05/22/2014
The stupidest 'ism'

To partake in ageism is to lay the foundation for your own irrelevancy 

Author Ellen Snortland Date 04/24/2014
Where are the women?

Why we must include half the world’s population in accounts of human existence

Author Ellen Snortland Date 03/11/2014
'The Big Fat Crisis'

How bad food is killing good people

Author Ellen Snortland Date 02/05/2014
Happy Heretical Holidays

In search of more inclusive ways to celebrate the Yuletide season

Author Ellen Snortland Date 12/04/2013
'Yoo-hoo, we're here!'

Take the pledge to stand up for older and largely invisible women

Author Ellen Snortland Date 11/13/2013
On the shoulders of women

The women's rights movement is the most important revolution we forgot

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/02/2013
The real deal

Valerie Harper was an inspiration to baby boomers struggling with image

Author Ellen Snortland Date 08/26/2013
The Bechdel Test

A new generation of writers see female stories as important, relatable and entertaining

Author Ellen Snortland Date 07/10/2013
The 'F' word

The recent surge in public male feminism is bittersweet

Author Ellen Snortland Date 05/30/2013
Hello, my name is ...

Recovering ‘patri-holics’ can be men as well as women

Author Ellen Snortland Date 05/02/2013
'An Unquenchable Thirst'

Ex-nun shares her heart out about life in Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity

Author Ellen Snortland Date 03/14/2013
Women Warriors

The right to fight has itself been a well-fought battle

Author Ellen Snortland Date 02/07/2013