Monthly Archives: January 2015

A Rather Harsh Education.

Jenny Mellor “If you never do anything, you never become anyone.” -An Education.

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The World According to Betty Warren.

Betty Warren. “Not all who wander are aimless. Especially not those who seek truth beyond tradition, beyond definition, beyond the image.” -Mona Lisa Smile. Mona Lisa Smile tells the story of a free-thinking art professor who teaches conservative 1950s Wellesley girls … Continue reading

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“What a woman”.

Scarlett O’Hara “You helpless? Heaven help the Yankees is they catch you.” -Rhett Butler, Gone With the Wind.

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That ’70s Girl.

Donna Pinciotti. “If women don’t learn to stand up for themselves, men will always control the world.” -That ’70s Show.

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A Pure Woman.

Tess Durbeyfield “Never in her life- had she ever intended to do wrong; yet these hard judgements had come”. Initially condemned for being ‘immoral’ and pessimistic when it was first published in 1891, Tess of the D’urbervilles is a moving novel about … Continue reading

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