Category: Wimmin’s studies

Jill Dando

Really, I should have known better. 2 hours 43 minutes on Jill Dando? I did wade through it, started to look at that lucifer video and was turned off immediately by its gratuitousness, tried to get into that mephistopheles figure…

Sororities

Yesterday, I ran part of the Saturday post on Alpha Delta Pi sorority at the University of Alabama: Why? Because I have a connection with the state, because the idea of so many females in one place would make a…

The manic pixie dream girl

John Keats never really moved me and the thing which put me off was seeing something about him being washed and clean and sitting down to do some writing. That’s not writing in the sense I understand it, it’s hardly…

Music on but not necessarily about Mothering Sunday

Held on the fourth Sunday in Lent, exactly three weeks before Easter Sunday, it was a originally a day to honour and give thanks to the Virgin Mary, also known as Mother Mary. … It was believed to be essential…

Behind Laura Ashley’s demise

Any woman glancing down at these pictures would most likely smile and guffaw that I chose those patterns and colours to display – hey, I’m only a man, OK?  Not my fault. However, the boys can climb onboard when it…

Carol Kaye

There was a girl who wanted me to be her rukovoditel for her dissertation, meaning I was to personally work with her over six months to try to get her through with flying colours – that was part of the…

‘Diversity hires’ and other riff-raff

Channel 4’s Dorothy Byrne Out As Head of News This above is run as the full feed so you can get an eyeful of this cow. A comment by a man below the post: She’s another one of those overpaid…