‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Series Official Trailer

March 24, 2017 by

Back in January we shared a first look at the new Hulu series 'The Handmaid’s Tale', and now they’ve released the official trailer. Adapted from the classic novel by Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale is "the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, ... [Read More]

‘She Persisted’, New Children’s Book By Chelsea Clinton Celebrates 13 Inspirational Women

March 21, 2017 by

Inspired by Elizabeth Warren’s refusal to be silenced in the Senate, Chelsea Clinton is writing a children’s book titled, SHE PERSISTED. The picture book celebrates thirteen American women “who never took no for an answer.” "I wrote this book for everyone who's ever wanted ... [Read More]

These Folded Book Sculptures By Artist Luciana Frigerio Are Amazing

March 20, 2017 by

Books aren’t just for reading anymore. We’ve seen some spectacular art and jewelry being made from old books and now, we are obsessed with these brilliant sculptures by Luciana Frigerio. To create these bold three-dimensional designs, Luciana carefully and strategically folds the pages of recycled books to reveal a word, ... [Read More]

A First Look At ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Series

January 10, 2017 by

When we first heard last spring that Hulu was creating a new series based on Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, we could hardly wait to get a sneak peek. The wait is finally over, as they’ve just posted s teaser trailer.  If you aren’t familiar with the award-winning book, here’s a brief synopsis: The Handmaid's Tale is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian ... [Read More]

This 7-Year-Old’s ASL Telling Of Polar Express Is One Of The Best Things Ever

December 19, 2016 by

This is Shaylee, a delightful 7-year-old with some seriously amazing storytelling skills! Shaylee, who was born deaf, is a native signer and the daughter of Sheena McFeely and Manny Johnson, who are also deaf and teach American Sign Language (ASL) on their website ASLnook. According to her mom, Shaylee has always been ... [Read More]

Pride And Paraphernalia: An Array Of Jane Austen Inspired Goodies For Devoted Janeites

December 16, 2016 by

To commemorate what would have been her 241st birthday, we're celebrating Jane Austen (December 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817) with an assortment of not-so-sophisticated, but downright awesome goodies that pay homage to the woman considered to be one of the greatest writers in English history. ... [Read More]

The Circle: Film Stars Emma Watson As A Woman In Tech Who Discovers Dark Side Of ‘Sharing’

December 15, 2016 by

Emma Watson, actor and UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador, stars in The Circle, an upcoming tech thriller based on the international best-selling book by Dave Eggers. "As she rises through the ranks of the world’s largest tech and social media company, The Circle, Mae Holland (Watson) is encouraged by company ... [Read More]

Sociologist Edits Daughter’s “What Is A Princess?” Book, Creates Awesome Feminist Narrative

December 13, 2016 by

Meet Danielle Lindemann. As a sociologist who studies gender roles, she always thought she was pretty attuned to the perils of princess culture, but she says having an almost 3-year-old daughter of her own "cranked that awareness up to a whole new level." So when her daughter received Disney’s "What Is A Princess?" ... [Read More]

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