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Mary Wollstonecraft Houses of Parliament 3

Mary Wollstonecraft’s image projected onto the side of the British Houses of Parliament

Mary Wollstonecraft has always been a figure of interest. An eighteenth-century British writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights, she stirred up controversy through her beliefs and choices during her lifetime and beyond. Unconventional relationships, radical views on marriage and the status of women, as well as published works that challenged the society in which she existed, were some of the ways… Read more →

Dali - Alice in Wonderland - Down the Rabbit Hole

Salvador Dalí Illustrates Alice in Wonderland, 1969

“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” – the White Queen, Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll I posted the line above on Monday. It always reminds me to keep my eyes open for the wonderful impossibilities we get to witness and rumble with on a daily basis. It seems to suit that yesterday I stumbled across… Read more →