The Coming Woman


The Rau Sisters have filmed a full-length documentary about Victoria entitled The Coming Woman and should be released soon.  Filming for this documentary was done at the Robbins Hunter Museum as well as in nearby Homer, Ohio.

NPR Interview


Women in Politics

On February 1, 2018, Judith Dann was interviewed on All Sides with Ann Fisher on WOSU radio/NPR.  The hour-long program was entitled Women in Politics with the segment about Victoria at the end.
TV program

USA Today Article


First woman to run for president — 'Mrs. Satan' — was no Hillary Clinton

USA Today ran a lengthy article on  October 18, 2016.

Politico Article

Library of Congress

Library of Congress

Bi-Monthly Conversation


Courageous Conversations at Columbus State Community College

Columbus State Community College, inspired by the Victoria Woodhull: Phoenix Rising project, began a new series of Courageous Conversations at the college.  The original bi-monthly Courageous Conversations were addressing issues of race in our society.  This new series is about Women’s Voices and the kick off Courageous Conversations event on February 8, 2018 was Dr. Judith Dann’s presentation on Victoria.
February 8th, 2018 — hear excerpt here:

The Guardian Article

Notorious Victoria: the first woman to run for president

AP NewsArticle

Photo Credit: Julie Carr Smyth

Photo Credit: Julie Carr Smyth

Clinton sparks interest in 1st woman nominated, in 1872

Julie Carr Smyth is an AP reporter and Ohio Statehouse Correspondent ran the following article on September 13, 2016.