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Lady Godiva by Nicole Steen
Acrylic on rubber gloves.
Framed under glass
11″ x 14″
$25 cdn plus shipping

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Coventry Library & women in the Great War

Zvezdana Popovic, our Senior Customer Services Assistant, writes:

For those who read my previous blog about women in the Great War, I just wanted to update you on two events I had mentioned - 666 more words

Events

The Truth about Streaking in December

In the Early 13th Century, Roger Wendover wrote in his Latin history Flores Historiarum of a very generous 11th  Century noble couple. Leofric, Earl of Mercia, in modern day Great Britain, was one of a few powerful Anglo-Saxon noblemen leading up to the Norman conquest. 683 more words

History

Lady Godiva - My Family Connection

Godiva (fl. 1040–1067) (/ɡəˈdaɪvə/; Old English: Godgifu), known as Lady Godiva, was an 11th-century Anglo-saxon noblewoman who, according to a legend dating back at least to the 13th century, rode naked through the streets of Coventry in order to gain a remission of the oppressive taxation imposed by her husband on his tenants. 116 more words

Genealogy

250mc - Curation.

Whilst attending a guest talk by Sunil Shah who is a freelance curator and artist, I learnt just how important curating is to the overall presentation of any type of work. 334 more words

Photography