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Iron Jawed Angels, film


This is a┬ámoving film on the fight for Women’s Suffrage in the United States. Iron Jawed Angels stars Hilary Swank, Julia Ormond, Angelica Huston, and Frances O’Connor. Just after the Presidential Election, it is being shown in classes at our … Continue reading

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Bog Child, by Siobhan Dowd


I was intrigued by the title of this book. As a child, I had read a cool book called The Bog People by P.V. Glob (what a great last name). It was about Iron Age people in Scandanavia and the … Continue reading

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