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Elizabeth (1998) Reviewed by Anita-*****

Elizabeth is simply one of the most visually stunning films made.  Cinematographer Remi Adefarasin is an artist.  Rich, layered and colorful are how he shoots this epic event of history.   253 more words

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Sapphire Jubilee

Less than one year after celebrating her 90th birthday, Queen Elizabeth II has marked another milestone! On February 6, 2017, The Queen celebrated her Sapphire Jubilee, symbolizing a remarkable 65 years on the British throne. 314 more words

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Wordless Wednesday 

I also found this video on You Tube of the future Queen’s 1951 visit to Canada. Maybe I can find a video of when she was in Drummondville and spot my father and his parents in the crowd! 25 more words

Quebec

Book Review- Mary Queen of Scots got her head chopped off

The Way Things Appear

Mary Queen of Scots got her head chopped off, by Liz Lochhead is about two wee, yet strong lassies who are “all now playing roles they have not chosen and scarcely understand” (Lochhead 72) in a world controlled by men and dictated by the conflicts between two religions, Protestantism and Catholicism. 2,083 more words

Hat From the Past

 to February 16,1961 and a blossoming young Queen Elizabeth on tour in Bangladesh.

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Great Britain

CONVERSATIONAL ACTIVISM

A small familiar figure dressed regally in pink strolls through banks of flashing screens this week: the British National Cyber Security Centre has its royal opening… 283 more words

Wisdom

An Agreement with "The Monument" on the Possible Dating of Sonnet 81 -- in "Brief Chronicles" for the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship

In the current Brief Chronicles (No. VII, 2016, published 12 January 2017), edited by Roger Stritmatter, PhD with Michael Delahoyde, PhD for the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship, researchers Elke Brackmann and Robert Detobel suggest a possible dating of Sonnet 81 that coincides with the one expressed in… 482 more words

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