The Female Genius

The Female Genius

6 Episodes

A journey through the history of great women writers.

Emily Dickinson verbally abuses her caring sister for misinterpreting "her shit," Mary Shelley procrastinates on writing Frankenstein by trying to seduce Lord Byron, JK Rowling can't pay the babysitter, Ayn Rand encourages a young acolyte to assault her, and Zora Neale Hurston’s pro-segregation speech upends white expectations.

The Female Genius