Lady Science no. 32: Fascism, Gender, and Science: Part 1
Seducing the 'Feeble-minded' by Adam R. Shapiro
In the first installment of our series on Fascism, Gender, and Science, Cassia Roth explores the scientific career of outspoken feminist Bertha Lutz under Getulio Vargas's fascist regime in Brazil. Adam Shapiro looks at the history of eugenics and erasure in American textbooks.