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Top 10 Cultural Anniversaries

Posted by Published on January 2, 2018

 From the publication of Mary Shelley’s  Frankenstein to the release of Stanley Kubrick’s landmark film 2001: A Space Odyssey, we take a look at some of the cultural anniversaries coming up in 2018   1. Mary Shelley’s masterwork Frankenstein is published, 1 January 1818 – 200 year anniversary “I saw the pale student of unhallowed arts kneeling beside the thing he had put together. I…

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2016 is a leap year, meaning that February gains an extra day. This occurs every four years and is due to the solar system’s disparity with the Gregorian Calendar. Leap years are special, not only for the added date for your diary, but also because the tables of tradition turn for most countries and women may propose to men. Check out these humorous 20th century postcards showing predatory women…

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