Remember when you took Modern European History in school and the textbook barely made it up to WWI? I remember thinking it was pretty stupid since, at that time, WWII was still in all the papers or was recent enough to still shape modern history. 340 more words
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How do the aesthetic qualities of Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange assist in the psychological construction of the character Alex DeLarge?
This paper examines the role aesthetics plays in positioning the spectator within the diegesis of A Clockwork Orange (1971), through the lens of the character Alex DeLarge. 4,234 more words
Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has clarified his recent statement about bringing back “a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding.”
The comment, which was made at the Republican presidential debate, drew applause from compassionate Christians who walk the path of the Prince of Peace. 125 more words
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón and Lucia Graves (translator)
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Barcelona, 1945: A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a mysterious book entitled The Shadow of the Wind, by one Julián Carax.
Credit to Bill Gold
On this day in film history, Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of Anthony Burgess’ 1962 novella A Clockwork Orange made its debut in American movie theaters. 556 more words