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Stories of Hope from Women's Studies

I was asked to do an inspirational talk as part of a student leadership event at Sacramento City College. Below is the transcript and images from my talk… 1,534 more words

Feminist Teaching

The rich experiences in Elizabeth Gaskell's North and South

Margaret (Daniela Denby- Ashby) first making friends with Nicholas (Brendan Coyle) and Bessy Higgins (Anna Maxwell Martin) (Sandy Welch’s 2004 North and South, Part 2) 3,128 more words

Political Novels/films

Trashing Samuel Richardson: or, indifference to rape

Clarissa (Saskia Wickham) struggles to free herself of the women who are imprisoning her, with Lovelace (Sean Bean) the POV (a scene in in Clarissa… 1,984 more words

Political Novels/films

Frida Kahlo and Other Art in Washington

We started our day walking quiet Saturday streets to the National Museum of Women in the Arts, a museum which celebrates women artists who are often ignored in other collections. 196 more words


Poem for the Month of April, Formerly Known as the Cruellest Month

Love, Actually

Once your heart has been crushed, it is

Softer, bendable: such things are resilient.

Once broken, the pieces never break

Again, but give way easily to the push… 30 more words

Pussycat poetry for Sunday -- On Carousels

Now the tulips are coming up white


I find some verses for today, a possible source for future Caturday (on this blog Sunday) poetry, and return to… 1,088 more words


Wonder Women.

March was Women’s History Month and in Manchester there were tons of events to celebrate it and International Women’s Day on March 8th 2016. Similarly to last year, Wonder Women festival was held across the city featuring film screenings, art exhibitions and special events. 325 more words