A while back, filmmaker Molly Schiot decided it was time to honor female athletes with significant accomplishments, yet were generally overlooked by the history books. Finding these ‘Unsung Heroines‘ proved to be a tough task, but Schiot discovered the LA84 Foundation Sports Library. The rest was history, as Schiot discovered story after story about pioneers in women’s sports that paved the way for her eventual book.
The full interview can be listened to here. Schiot’s segment with Take Two host Alex Cohen begins at the 39:25 mark, and her LA84 library experiences begin at 40:30.
The full article can be found here: http://www.scpr.org/programs/take-two/2016/12/01/53347/new-book-game-changers-showcases-history-s-great-w/