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IndieGoGo Highlight -- "Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn"

If you’re a fan of swordfights, spycraft, and feminist plays, look no further. Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn has just over a day remaining in its IndieGoGo campaign. 141 more words

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That perfect Tranquillity of Life, which is nowhere to be
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Aphra Behn

Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn. A spy for the British crown, whose job was to turn English expatriates in the Netherlands into double agents. A spy who returned to Britain impoverished because the English King Charles turned around and said, “Hey, guys, do we have to pay her? 311 more words

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