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  • A Stanford University website dealing life and work of the German literary theorist.
  • Annotated listing of links to resources on women and philosophy. Developed as part of WSSLINKS, a project of the Women's Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
  • Collection of works and information on 190+ contemporary artists. Also available in French.
  • Site devoted to the history of children's book illustrationand the role women played.
  • Women In Film was founded in Los Angeles by Tichi Wilkerson Kassel, the former Publisher and Editorin-chief of The Hollywood Reporter and a group of women who represented various disciplines within the film and television industries. WIF has evolved and expanded over the last thirty years and today there are over forty WIF chapters worldwide spanning four continents, eighteen countries, and 10,000 global members.
  • Chronicles classic lesbian pulp fiction of the 1950s and early 1960s. From the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture at Duke University.
  • Established in 1972 to address the under representation and misrepresentation of women in the media industry, Women Make Movies is a multicultural, multiracial, non-profit media arts organization which facilitates the production, promotion, distribution and exhibition of independent films and videotapes by and about women.
  • Companion to a course at the University of Evansville features links to interviews and other information concerning a dozen women authors in the field.
  • Bibliography of works by and about women writers of the Middle Ages. Prepared by the Robbins Library at the University of Rochester.
  • An e-journal featuring critical articles, book reviews, interviews, poetry and fiction, and link collections.
  • Provides links to free online language courses and dictionaries.
  • Tne online magazine for international literature.
  • The Workshops was founded in 1973 as a summer conservatory for the world's photographers and filmmakers. Over the past 30 summers, The Workshops has grown into a year-round college and learning center for the world's filmmakers, photographers, actors, writers, digital artists and creative professionals. We now offer 250 one-week workshops and master classes. Rockport College came into existence in 1996 and now offers an Associate of Arts degree, a Master of Fine Arts degree and a one-year Professional Certificate program.
  • WWVF is an international media art festival. Founded in the early 1980s, it is one of the pioneering events in a now internationally respected field of visual art.
  • "This is a collection of 19th century American fiction, as listed in Lyle Wright's bibliography American Fiction,1851-1875. There are currently 1752 texts included (1602 unedited, 155 fully edited and encoded) by 845 authors."
  • Interviews with contemporary authors.
  • Pointers to resources in over 50 countries for professionals, amateurs, academics and students. Includes a keyword search. The General Organizations and Resources and Theatre Image Collections Online categories are most helpful.
  • Guide to quality theatre and drama resources on the web. Links to international online journals, museums, theatre companies, and collections of theatre images.
  • "This Research Guide for Christianity provides pointers to the print and microform collections, online databases, internet resources, and other resources for conducting research in Christian studies at Yale University."
  • (Coe Collection of Western Americana)
  • The program is committed to a broad definition of photography as a lens-based medium open to a variety of expressive means. Students work both individually and in groups with faculty and visiting artists.
  • Collection of links to relevant resources.
  • Founded in 2001 the triennial showcases new cutting-edge contemporary art from around the globe, and features many site-specific works highlighting the distinctive characters of the host city.
  • Born 1949 and 1946 in United States
  • BBC World Service guide provides basic information about Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Sikhism.
  • All about language.
  • Here you will find dictionaries and glossaries of photographic terms.
  • Born in Canada
  • "The purpose of this organization is to promote interest in and knowledge of the eminent American author, Zane Grey and his works to revive interest in the writings of Zane Grey and preserve the sites of his writings so that future generations may realize the contributions made by Zane Grey toward the development of the adventure story in American literature."
  • Established in 2004, the Fair showcases under 6 year-old commercial and non-commercial arts organisations, and represents galleries, project spaces, artist collectives, curatorial groups and publications.

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