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Twelfth Night; or, What You Will

Twelfth Night; or, What You Will Sebastian and his sister Viola, a young gentleman and lady of Messaline, were twins, and (which was accounted a great wonder) from their birth they so much res…

Brewer's: Pleasure

It was Xerxes who offered a reward to anyone who could invent a new pleasure, Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894PlebeiansPleased as Punch A B C D E F G …

Discourse On Woman

by LucretiaMott There is nothing of greater importance to the well-being of society at large - of man as well as woman - than the true and proper position of woman. Much has been said, fr…

Anita Hill Biography

Anita Hilllawyer, educator, author, activistBorn: 7/30/1956Birthplace: Lone Tree, Okla. Hill received her law degree from Yale University, and after a stint at the Equal Employment Opportunity…

Anita Hill Biography

Anita Hilllawyer, educator, author, activistBorn: 7/30/1956Birthplace: Lone Tree, Okla. Hill received her law degree from Yale University, and after a stint at the Equal Employment Opportunity…

Lauryn Hill

MTV Unplugged No. 2.0Columbia After the phenomenal success of her Grammy–winning 1998 album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill the singer/songwriter had choices to make. The safe thing for …

Brewer's: Tub-woman

(A). A drawer of beer at a country public-house. “The common people had always a tradition that the queen's [Anne] grandmother ... had been a washerwoman, or, as Cardinal York asserte…

Lauryn Hill,

24, versatile singer and record producer, fused rap, soul, reggae, and R&B on her chart-topping, Grammy-winning solo debut The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. In February, she walked away w…

Brewer's: Hill-people

or Hill-folk. A class of beings in Scandinavian tradition between the elves and the human race. They are supposed to dwell in caves and small hills, and are bent on receiving the benefits o…