You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Gertrude Elion's views on the problems facing women in the workplace, at the beginning of her career and today

"I think though in those days, if one had gotten married, one could not have stayed in?in the job in the same way that I did, nor could one have had children and not had to leave. But I think it's different now, I think women do have a choice of- but they can- they can have both, it's much more difficult, but it's- at that time it was almost impossible, really."

Related content:

Date / time
1988

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Gertrude Elion's views on the problems facing women in the workplace, at the beginning of her career and today." (Viewed on September 1, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/gertrude-elions-views-on-problems-facing-women-in-workplace-at-beginning-of-her-career-and-tod>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Discover Education Programs

Join our growing community of educators.

view programs