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Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines

Season 14 Episode 11 | 55m 24s

Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, Wonder Women! looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society's anxieties about women's liberation.

Aired: 03/17/15

Expired: 03/15/16

Rating: TV-PG

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