Screentime: Battle Of The Sexes; Story Of A Song
In 1973, Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs met up on the tennis court to see whether women could cut it in sports. Inspired by Battle of the Sexes, we take a look at how their legendary match influenced feminism and women in sports today.
Plus: a teacher at Shawnee Mission East wrote a song that addresses sexual assault ... and invited his students to collaborate on it. Hear the story behind his song, "Fallen Roses."
- Katie Batza, Assistant Professor, Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at KU
- Russ Simmons, film critic, Fox 4 News
- Nance Wernes, Kansas City Storm
- David Muhammad, hip-hop artist and teacher