One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

Please note that this is my first review. Because of this, it may be somewhat different than my future reviews. This is because I am still experimenting with different writing styles and what I want to talk about. 2,199 more words

Classic Movie

Reading the Gray Pages

When I was a senior in high school, I learned a valuable lesson in my Drama as Literature class.

Have compassion for the villain.

C.J., the resident theater teacher (also one of my favorite educators), made us read Ken Kesey’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” then enact a scene from the play. 623 more words

Staff Review: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Ken Kesey

Reviewed by Rachel

One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest is one of those books that I think everyone’s at least heard of – if not read themselves. 403 more words


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Returning to classics

Obviously, I like reading. A lot. But sometimes I love reading short, young adult books. I love that feeling of starting and finishing a book in one relaxing afternoon. 334 more words


"One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" at Brisbane Arts Theatre

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest enjoyed a successful opening night at the Brisbane Arts Theatre over the weekend.

The play is based on Ken Kesey’s 1962 novel and was first performed on Broadway in 1963 at the Cort Theatre with Kirk Douglas as Randle Patrick “Mac” McMurphy. 210 more words


Oh McMurphy..!

“…so i figure if I’m bound to be a loony, then I’m bound to be a stompdown dadgum good one.”

-One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest, Ken Kesey


Freedom Paradox

taken outside of mantell’s car park.

Once heard of the theory of rounded prison, by Michael Foucault I think. In a rounded prison, we never now when there’s somebody watching prisoners, turn out we monitor ourselves at anytime. 26 more words