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Let Them Wear Towels

In Let Them Wear Towels, Women Journalists Wear Big Girl Pants

Nancy Doyle Palmer | Posted 09.14.2013 | Media
Nancy Doyle Palmer

Let Them Wear Towels -- the third documentary in the eclectic ESPN Nine for IX series about women in sports -- isn't really about female athletes at all, rather it's about the female journalists who won the right to compete with their male colleagues to cover the story in the locker room.

'Let Them Wear Towels'

Robin Herman | Posted 07.15.2013 | Sports
Robin Herman

The locker room resistance was never really about sex. Female sports journalists were a convenient and entertaining target for male discomfort with rapid societal change.