Monthly Archives: July 2018

Modern Asian Women Protagonists in Literature – Part 2

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The second edition of our literary journey to find Asian women protagonists by modern day writers, kicks off with another novel by the excellent F.C. Lee. In the first episode of our blog another novel by F.C.Lee was featured and this book takes off where that left off.

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Great women political leaders

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The end of the 20th century saw an emergence of strong female political leaders who represent many different ethnicities. What they all have in common is that they have overcome sexism in order to firstly get voted as the leader of their parties and secondly become the most favored politician in their country. Many have done so without cowing to public pressure and have proved to be just as strong as their male counterparts. This was certainly the case with Margaret Thatcher who was the prime minister of the United Kingdom between 1979 and 1990. She was the first woman to hold the post and was the longest serving prime […]

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