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10 Years of Celebrating Female Achievements

By Rebecca O’Brien   Bluestocking Editor 2017-18

Since we began publishing online ten years ago Bluestocking has celebrated many different influential female figures in history and the present day. 715 more words


Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities

This book was sent to me by the publisher, Hachette, at no cost. This review first appeared in the History Teachers of Victoria journal Agora… 1,035 more words


Research: Venus

I have periodically been staring quite intensely at Botticelli’s Venus since the start of UVC.  Perhaps it is the demure (or is it insipid) look on her face, her gaze turned slightly away from the viewer, her hands and hair delicately protecting her vagina from the shame of being on show, but naked everywhere else, which I am trying figure out. 662 more words

OCA Self & Other

Treasonous Heart

-By Linda Lee Lyberg Treason is a blow that comes unexpectedly Heart, its dreams and wishes

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#SendSunshine…what happened to wednesday…#SunshineSent

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Sally’s Author Update – Victoria Zigler, Angid Dokos and Rebekkah Ford

Welcome to Friday’s edition of the Cafe and Bookstore Update and my first guest is Victoria Zigler with news about the availability of more of her books in audio. 22 more words