If you’re looking for inspiration for your next trip, why not go to Scotland, and visit the Glasgow Women’s Library? It’s the United Kingdom’s only museum dedicated to women’s history, which celebrates its 25-year anniversary this month. 257 more words
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“If there’s specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore it as an obstacle for two reasons: I can’t change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies” 1,002 more words
I am a feminist and a historian; I am also a feminist historian. Both of these concepts are still under-represented in museums. Why?
Although these terms might sound very similar, they are actually quite different things. 551 more words
I just discovered this fascinating woman this morning, on the occasion of her birthday.
According to Encyclopedia Britannica, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu was a ‘prolific letter writer in almost every epistolary style; she was also a distinguished minor poet, always competent, sometimes glittering and genuinely eloquent. 96 more words
“The intersection of stardom and madness, mystery and decay meet at the crossroads of Rockhaven Sanitarium. The once-thriving refuge for troubled minds now sits fallow, crumbling and silent as it awaits an uncertain future, much like its past residents.” -Sezin Koehler, author… 937 more words