We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapter 17, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk begins at 8:45 minutes.
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Literary Links of Interest for this chapter
- A taste of Victorian Child Labour Laws… (to show to your kids when they think they’ve got it bad).
- skin off a flint and some of the odd theories…
- Project Knitwell
- A podcasty chat with Tap Girl and me!
- I’ll be featured on this podcast (Today’s Leading Women Podcast) soon…
- I’ll be doing the Cognitive Anchoring talk twice on June 21st, 2014 at Uniquities yarn store in Vienna, VA.
- July 11, 2014—The Tangled Web, 1–4pm. Defarge FOs and more!
- Maryland Sheep and Wool — Cooperative Press — Lower Corral Vendors:LC5
- THEY HAVE BEEN FOUND! Thank you Pam for hunting down Brittany Black Walnut crochet hooks!!!!
- Remily’s 1/1 RC tutorial! Rockin!
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- For App and for the common good—useful and complete CraftLit backlog book list mit links—(should also appear in app, by now… I hope…)
- Awesome listener Christina sent Davenport desk info and Chevy Chase ballad info for you while I was befuddled and sleepy.
- North and South on Netflix—episode 1 should be safe.
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