It’s tough being a woman in classical Greek mythology and literature. Most female characters fall into two categories. They can be scary-strong, like Clytemnestra. This charming woman, along with her lover Aegisthus, murders her husband Agamemnon as soon as he returns home from the Trojan War. 1,039 more words
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Day 139 of Colourisation Project – September 23
Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication.
Born this day, 23 September 1865, Baroness Emma Magdolna Rozália Mária Jozefa Borbála ‘Emmuska‘ Orczy de Orczi was a Hungarian-born, British novelist, playwright and artist, more commonly known as Emma Orczy, the author of… 573 more words