World Poetry Day: March 21

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Culture & Life, Holidays, Literature, Top Stories, Women and Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In 1999 the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) proclaimed March 21 World Poetry Day. It's a day set aside to honor the art form and recognize its contribution to not only literature but also music, theater, dance, and the visual arts.

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The Iphigenia Complex: Why Hillary Is Held To Male Standards

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Arts, Culture & Life, Literature, Psychology, Science, Science & Technology, Women and Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

François Perrier's The Sacrifice of Iphigenia (17th century), depicting Agamemnon's sacrifice of his daughter Iphigenia. Much of the concern and criticism of Hillary Clinton stems from the ways in which she deviates from traditional and acceptable American views of what it means to be a woman. Despite her enduring commitment to women’s [...]

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