Broads You Should Know

Empress Dowager Cixi — From concubine to world leader

November 13, 2019

In the first episode of Broads You Should Know, Sam schools Sara & Justin about Empress Dowager Cixi and her historic rise from low-level concubine to political genius and Empress of China!


Broads You Should Know is the podcast about amazing and noteworthy women from history, hosted by Sam Eggers, Sara Gorsky, & Justin Xavier. If you have any women you'd love for us to cover on a future episode, send us an email at or dm us on IG:





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