Monthly Archives: April 2016

Stanley Kubrick

Check out the article and interview bu Jon Ronson with Stanley Kubrick’s wife — worth the time “Christiane Kubrick had 42 wonderful years with her husband. But in the decade since his death, she has been beset by tragedy. For the first time, she talks about losing one daughter to cancer, another to Scientology –… Read More »

Oregon Suffrage and Temperance, 1920

Mattie Cone Sleeth — Biographical Essay Mattie Cone Sleeth was a significant force for change in Oregon during the early decades of the twentieth century. A devoted minister’s wife, she arrived in Portland with her family in 1903 and established herself as a leader of the Oregon Woman’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). She was an ardent… Read More »