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In Defiance of Fidelity

In adaptation studies, the concept of fidelity locates two texts relative to one another, setting one up as the standard for the other.  To better understand adaptation studies through lens of this criterion and the scholarly treatment of it, I examined André Bazin’s establishment of the work in “Adaptation, or the Cinema as Digest,” Andrew Dudley’s basis for fidelity as a measure of an adaptation’s success in “Adaptation,” Robert Stam’s deconstruction of fidelity in “Beyond Fidelity,” and John Dewey’s views on aesthetics in general from Art as Experience.   766 more words


Top 5 ways college is life

Hey guys, I made a video for this but I ended up getting distracted in the video so I’m not posting it here. Basically, I wanted to cover on how college teaches you about life. 732 more words


Marvel - Army Soldiers


Army Soldiers are highly trained and armed individuals generally deployed in large numbers. They more often than not employ war vehicles that make them highly effective at counteracting even super-human threats. 59 more words


REVIEW - A Simple Favour

Director: Paul Feig
Starring: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding

It seems to be a rare occasion that Paul Feig disappoints me, and he knows how to direct women brilliantly. 590 more words


The House with a Clock in its Walls (2018)

Orphaned Lewis Barnavelt goes to live with his eccentric uncle, Jonathan (Jack Black). From the moment he enters his new home, however, he can tell something isn’t right… stained glass windows that rearrange themselves, an armchair that’s never where you left it, were those tentacles purple!?, and so many clocks – but not all the ticking is coming from them… 273 more words


Week 2 Learning

This week in AP Bio, we learned about adaptation and the creation of life. We furthered our understandings of last week and gained new insights in how adaptation changes a population overtime. 226 more words


The Silkworm (CBR10 #45) (reread)

Yes dear ones, the book was indeed better.

I genuinely missed the world of Cormoran Strike and when the television show was announced I knew I would do my best to track it down. 424 more words