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Five Fictional Ladies I Would Like to Meet

I have restricted my choices to characters from literature to make this easier but it was still very difficult to decide. It was also difficult not to pick the obvious choices which is why there are a couple in there! Elizabeth Bennet from Pride and Prejudice - see? An obvious choice I know but Lizzie… Continue reading Five Fictional Ladies I Would Like to Meet

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Meeting Margaret Atwood

On Saturday, I had managed to get a ticket to see Margaret Atwood at the Royal Shakespeare Company theatre. She was talking about her new book Hag-Seed which is a retelling of Shakespeare's play The Tempest. I teach this play to our Year 7s but because of the level of the students, we do not delve… Continue reading Meeting Margaret Atwood