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Theses Literature Review: John Ford`s Representation of Female Empowerment

For my theses, I am conducting research on the representations of female empowerment in John Ford`s cinema.The following will provide an overview of John Ford`s directorial background as well as formulating critical ideas:Jim Kitses ( 843 more words

Public engagement with science, Victorian style

A new book on John Tyndall and 19th century scientific naturalism raises questions that are still relevant to how we communicate science and authority today. Cross-posted from… 830 more words

History Of Science

John Tyndall, the Pantheist

John Tyndall’s Belfast Address at the British Association for the Advancement of Science in 1874 has been said to be the “chief pronouncement of materialism of the nineteenth century.” 1,549 more words

Research

BroadwayWorld Seattle Award nominations

Congrats to Toni, Kelly, Ruth and Jesse for their BroadwayWorld Seattle Award nominations. “Sea Marks” was nominated for Best Play and KTO Productions for Theater of the Year. 12 more words

Theater

'Sea Marks' - Oct. 11-Nov. 2, 2013

The set is struck. The risers put away. The lights turned off. Let’s call that a show. An overwhelming “thank you” to Toni, Kim, Paris, Ruth, Meg, Kelly and Jesse. 15 more words

Theater

Alice Terry (1899-1987)

Considering Alice Terry’s (1899 – 1987)
career in the American film industry
both in front of and behind the camera.

By Ruth Barton

No account of Alice Terry’s substantial career as a Hollywood silent era actor ever fails to mention the fact that she was married to one of that period’s most celebrated directors, Irishman Rex Ingram. 821 more words

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