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Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning


Dorothea Lange (1895-1965)

Friends,

The OLLI at Mason winter term has started, and I’ve had two remarkable classes in two days. For tonight I can offer to you, a two hour plus movie on the art and life of Dorothea Lange, made by PBS, with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities, part of the American Masters series. 1,403 more words

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Written With Rigor: Women and Memoir

Women are too often told, said Freeman, “that all they can be trusted to write about is themselves”. Sometimes these confessions are presented as feminism. 1,970 more words

Drinking In The Rain

A Milan journal: traveling about & World Ice-Skating Championship


Isobel looking up

Over the great windy waters, and over the clear-crested summits,
Unto the sun and the sky, and unto the perfecter earth,
Come, let us go,—to a land wherein gods of the old time wandered,

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