Reign’s series finale reminds us that just because tragic things happen to you, your life isn’t necessarily a tragedy.
Reign’s mandate was to dramatize what happened between the lines of historical record, and in so doing, presented something entirely truthful.
The story of a woman who single-handedly kept France afloat during a time of constant Civil War. And she also sort of invented ballet!
Mary finds contentment and security in motherhood — just as the walls begin to crumble around her.
In which Mary Stuart proves herself as the Wonder Woman of the 16th century.
If you aren’t familiar with this story (which I wasn’t), the Radium Girls were the dozens of young women who suffered from radium poisoning after working in two factories in
Digging deeper into the feminist history of a Queen best known for her hairstyle and how she (maybe) died.