Now Reading: Femininity in Flight: A History of Flight Attendants, by Kathleen Barry

I became interested in this book as the story of a profession that started from scratch in the 20th Century, whose ranks grew from a population of a social minority – women in the workplace. In many ways, the story of flight attendants parallels the stories of other health professionals, including physicians and nurses. In … Continue reading Now Reading: Femininity in Flight: A History of Flight Attendants, by Kathleen Barry