What Really Made 1950s Housewives So Miserable
Where did the image of the quietly desperate stay-at-home mother come from?
The Many Lives of the Angry Housewife
The housewife novel is having a comeback, continuing the tradition of exploring domesticity and self-hood in fiction.
How Advertisers Sold Housework to Housewives
The ad campaigns behind household products emphasized the seriousness of housework.