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Angela Carter Bookclub

I am excited to announce a new feature for Angela Carter Online: the Angela Carter Bookclub (ACB). 211 more words

Angela Carter

Wise Children by Angela Carter


BLURB: “A richly comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances, Angela Carter’s witty and bawdy novel is populated with as many sets of twins and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business.” 265 more words

New beans, new books

In this age of algorithms, websites pump out recommendations like air. Last month, after finishing The Night Circus, Goodreads suggested that I read Nights at the Circus… 380 more words



Vampirella – Smock Alley, Dublin

Director: Conor Hanratty

Composer: Siobhan Cleary

Librettist: Katy Hayes

Conductor: Andrew Synnott

The world premiere of Opera Briefs 2017 production of… 469 more words

Smock Alley Theatre

"Nights at the Circus" af Angela Carter

Nights at the Circus af Angela Carter, udgivet: 1984, 295 sider, Penguin Books.

Det her er en af den slags fortællinger, hvor man på én og samme tid tror på alt og intet af det, der bliver fortalt. 620 more words


tiger's bride

I went looking for the moon and I found you,

a tiger’s bride holding her shotgun ready, steady,

pretty in your damage stripes.

You said you met him on the asphalt, could smell… 29 more words


Entertainment: Why It's Time To Break The Reign of the Passive Princess

In a world where Disney’s live action films are reeling us in to re-watch our beloved childhood movies, it seems appropriate to question whether these classic tales could benefit from a modern day twist and a sprinkle of 21st century magic. 339 more words