Macrame brazaletes by Laura Torres

By Laura Torres

Macrame brazaletes КНИГИ, ДОМ и СЕМЬЯ, ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Название:Macrame brazaletesАвтор: Laura TorresДата публикации: 2005Язык: ИспанскийКоличество страниц: 58Формат: PDFРазмер файла: five Mb Плетение браслетов и фенечек в технике макраме Скачать c .com. eighty five

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Dreams: Three Works Dreams, Dream Life and Real Life, by Olive Schreiner, Elisabeth Jay

By Olive Schreiner, Elisabeth Jay

Buy of this ebook contains loose trial entry to www.million-books.com the place you could learn greater than one million books at no cost. this is often an OCR variation with typos. Excerpt from publication: A DREAM of untamed BEES. mom sat by myself at an open window. via it got here the voices of the youngsters as they performed lower than the acacia-trees, and the breath of the recent afternoon air. out and in of the room flew the bees, the wild bees, with their legs yellow with pollen, going to and from the acacia-trees, droning all of the whereas. She sat on a low chair sooner than the desk and darned. She took her paintings from the nice basket that stood sooner than her at the desk: a few lay on her knee and part lined the e-book thatrested there. She watched the needle cross out and in; and the dreary hum of the bees and the noise of the kid's voices grew to become a harassed murmur in her ears, as she labored slowly and extra slowly. Then the bees, the long-legged wasp-like fellows who make no honey, flew nearer and in the direction of her head, droning. Then she grew an increasing number of drowsy, and he or she laid her hand, with the stocking over it, at the fringe of the desk, and leaned her head upon it. And the voices of the youngsters outdoors grew increasingly more dreamy, got here now a ways, now close to; then she didn't pay attention them, yet she felt lower than her middle the place the 9th baby lay. Bent ahead and dozing there, with the bees flying approximately her head, she had a peculiar mind- photo ; she concept the bees lengthened and lengthened themselves out and have become human creatures and moved roundand around her. Then one got here to her softly, asserting, " permit me lay my hand upon thy part the place the kid sleeps. If I shall contact him he will likely be as I." She requested, " who're you ? " And he acknowledged, " i'm health and wellbeing. Whom I contact can have consistently the crimson blood dancing in his veins ; he'll now not understand weariness nor ache; existence might be a protracted snigger to him." " No," stated one other, " enable me contact ; for i'm Wealth. If I contact him fabric care shall now not feed on him. He s...

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Many Pious Women: Edition and Translation (Studia Judaica: by Harry Fox, Justin Jaron Lewis

By Harry Fox, Justin Jaron Lewis

This paintings is of significance to an individual with an curiosity in no matter if girls, specially Jewish Ashkenazic girls, had a Renaissance. Many Pious ladies is an annotated translation with wide introductory essays of a distinct 16th-century manuscript from Italy in Western Yiddish. It info the participation within the Querelle des Femmes and tool of ladies topos as expressed during this hagiographic paintings at the lives of biblical girls together with the apocryphal Judith. girls in every single place, scholars of gender stories, Yiddishists and linguists will welcome this paintings now to be had for the 1st time within the unique Yiddish textual content with an English translation.

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Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age by Nilda Flores-Gonzalez, Anna Romina Guevarra, Maura

By Nilda Flores-Gonzalez, Anna Romina Guevarra, Maura Toro-Morn, Grace Chang

 To date, such a lot examine on immigrant girls and hard work forces has excited about the participation of immigrant ladies on formal exertions markets. during this research, participants specialise in casual economies similar to wellbeing and fitness care, family paintings, road merchandising, and the garment undefined, the place displaced and undocumented ladies usually tend to paintings. simply because such casual exertions markets are unregulated, a lot of those staff face abusive operating stipulations that aren't said for worry of task loss or deportation. In analyzing the advanced dynamics of ways immigrant ladies navigate political and monetary uncertainties, this assortment highlights the real function of citizenship prestige in defining immigrant women's possibilities, wages, and exertions conditions. Contributors are Pallavi Banerjee, Grace Chang, Margaret M. Chin, Jennifer Jihye Chun, Héctor R. Cordero-Guzmán, Emir Estrada, Lucy Fisher, Nilda Flores-González, Ruth Gomberg-Munoz, Anna Romina Guevarra, Shobha Hamal Gurung, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, María de l. a. Luz Ibarra, Miliann Kang, George Lipsitz, Lolita Andrada Lledo, Lorena Muñoz, Bandana Purkayastha, Mary Romero, younger Shin, Michelle Téllez, and Maura Toro-Morn.

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Women and the Irish Diaspora by Breda Gray

By Breda Gray

Girls and the Irish Diaspora seems to be on the altering nature of nationwide and cultural belonging either between girls who've left eire and those that stay. It identifies new methods of wondering Irish modernity through having a look in particular at women's lives and their reports of migration and diaspora. according to unique study with Irish girls either in eire and in England, this publication explores how questions of mobility and stasis are recast alongside gender, category, racial and generational traces. via analyses of representations of 'the robust Irish mother', migrant ladies, 'the international Irish family members' and superstar tradition, Breda grey additional unravels a few of the advanced relationships among femininity and Irish modernity(ies).

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Women's Cinema – The Contested Screen (Short Cuts) by Alison Butler

By Alison Butler

Women's Cinema presents an advent to serious debates round women's filmmaking and relates these debates to various cinematic practices. Taking her cue from the groundbreaking theories of Claire Johnston, Alison Butler argues that women's cinema is a minor cinema that exists within different cinemas, inflecting and contesting the codes and platforms of the foremost cinematic traditions from inside. utilizing canonical administrators and not more verified names, starting from Chantal Akerman to Moufida Tlatli, as examples, Butler argues that women's cinema is unified despite its range by means of the ways that it reworks cinematic conventions.

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Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists by Leslie Gourse

By Leslie Gourse

Nadine Jansen, a flugelhornist and pianist, recollects an evening within the Forties whilst a guy got here out of the viewers as she used to be enjoying either tools. "I hate to determine a girl do that," he defined as he hit the top of her horn, approximately chipping her enamel. part a century later, an immense band named Diva made its debut in big apple on March 30, 1993, with Melissa Slocum on bass, Sue Terry on alto sax, Lolly Bienenfeld on trombone, Sherrie Maricle on drums, and a bunch of alternative decent instrumentalists. The band made one of these reliable effect that it was once instantly booked to play at Carnegie corridor the next 12 months. if you happen to had but to note, Diva signaled the emergence of girls musicians as an important strength in jazz.

Madame Jazz is an engaging invitation to the interior international of girls in jazz. Ranging essentially from the past due Nineteen Seventies to today's leading edge of functionality jazz in ny urban and at the West Coast, it chronicles an important time of transition as girls take the plunge from novelty acts considered as moment classification voters to sought-out pros well known and employed for his or her consummate musicianship. writer Leslie Gourse surveys the scene within the jazz golf equipment, the live performance halls, the fairs, and the recording studios from the musicians' viewpoint. She unearths intriguing growth on all fronts, but additionally lingering discrimination. The growing to be good fortune of girls instrumentalists has been many years in coming, she writes. lengthy after ladies turned authorised as writers and, to a lesser quantity, as visible artists, ladies in music--classical, pop, or jazz--faced the approximately insuperable barrier of chauvinism and the nonetheless insidious strength of culture and behavior that retains so much males appearing with the musicians they've got consistently labored with, different men.

Gourse presents dozens of beautiful no-holds-barred interviews with either emerging stars and pro veterans. listed below are up-and-coming pianists Renee Rosnes and Rachel Z., trumpeter Rebecca Coupe Frank, saxophonist Virginia Mayhew, bassist Tracy Wormworth, and drummer Terri Lynne Carrington, and enduring legends Dorothy Donegan, Marian McParland and Shirley Horne. the following, in addition, are conversations with 3 pioneering enterprise ladies: agent and manufacturer Helen Keane, supervisor Linda Goldstein, and pageant and live performance manufacturer Cobi Narita. all the girls communicate insightfully approximately their proposal and their dedication to pursuing the tune they love. also they are frank in regards to the realities of lifestyles at the highway, and the additional dues girls musicians pay in a difficult and aggressive box the place every body can pay dues. A separate bankruptcy bargains a better examine girls musicians and the continuous tension confronting those that might mix love, marriage, and/or motherhood with a lifestyles in music.

Madame Jazz is ready the background that girls jazz instrumentalists are making now, in addition to an inspiring preview of the even brighter days forward. It concludes with Frankie Nemko's vigorous review of the West Coast jazz scene, and appends the main accomplished checklist ever assembled of ladies presently enjoying tools professionally.

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