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Persephone Movie Club: “A League of Their Own”

Welcome back to the Persephone movie club! This week’s selection is A League of Their Own, based on the true story of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League. I hadn’t watched it in years and had forgotten just how good a movie it is!

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Music

My Life With Madonna

I thought I would do a diary entry on my life through Madonna, so here goes. I was not much into music at the beginning of her career as I was still pretty young. I was only six years old when “Everybody,” “Burning Up,” and “Holiday” came out. I do remember seeing the videos for […]

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Dirt In the Skirt: A League of Their Own

What with all the talk this week about early feminist heroes, I thought I’d chime in with my own story. My early experience with feminism wasn’t through a person; rather, it was the movie A League of Their Own.