Strange midwifery

I found a terrific online newsletter today, Wonders and Marvels, edited by one Holly King, professor of Bioethics AND French at Vanderbilt University. This little gem has both outstanding historical trivia and articles of Important Note on themes very close to my heart — women in the history of science. One disturbing story they recently…

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Do protagonists have to look great?

Was this ever you? Reading after lights out? Reading something you shouldn’t? Or reading something with a red hot cover? I’m a sucker for a great cover, but not, typically, a face. Are faces on covers a trend that’s over?Maybe that’s the  publishing world taking a neutral stance on race/beauty. But somehow I doubt that. Covers…

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