American Masters

When Buffy Sainte-Marie wrote the "first feminist anthem"

Clip: 11/22/2022 | 2m 17s  | Video has closed captioning.

"I always wanna be offering people stuff that they won't get somewhere else," says Sainte-Marie of the song "Until It's Time For You To Go," written from a woman's perspective allowing her lover to leave. Writer Andrea Warner calls the song "the actual first feminist anthem."

Aired: 11/22/22

Rating: NR

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