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Barney Kiernan's Pub

“Joyce’s purpose in life was to glorify the Dublin of pubs and poverty, not to further a shining national image. He was a Dubliner as Bloom and Earwicker are Dubliners, and both Bloom and E… 524 more words

"James Joyce"

A Clockwork Orange Scene Analysis - Jessica Juler

I chose to study the underlying parental abuse discourse within the film ‘A Clockwork Orange’. While a very small aspect of the film, it’s interesting to study this element of the film juxtaposed against the events within the novel. 859 more words

A Clockwork Composer — J. Andrés Ballesteros

A Clockwork Composer — J. Andrés Ballesteros.

Did you know that Anthony Burgess, author of the infamous book A Clockwork Orange, wrote 250 musical works?     42 more words


My Life in Books

Originally posted on The Indiependet on January 18, 2015 by juliette in Books, My Life In Books // 0 Comments

Unlike most wannabe Literature students, I didn’t get into Literature until a relatively late age. 1,093 more words


A Few Cogs Short of a Clockwork

A Clockwork Orange, classified as a movie classic – at least, that’s what my friends who have recommended it to me classify it as. While there may be some aspects of the film that I agree are quite spectacular, the costumes, the make-up, what have you… The rest threw me off of ever wanting to watch the film again. 466 more words


Books read in January

I know January is not over, but here are the three books I have read so far:

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Amazing book. 867 more words


Christmas Book Haul!

What better way to start off the beginning of the year (okay, mid-January, but let’s run with it) than to have a bit of a Christmas book haul?  86 more words