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Amazing Or, Fantastic

That’s how I feel about Or, at Round House Theatre. On April 12, I saw the show, written by Liz Duffy Adams, directed by Aaron Posner. 1,106 more words


Am I a Literary Blogger? Janet Todd's "Aphra Behn: A Secret Life"

Am I a literary blogger?

Well, perhaps not.

Unfortunately, I  can’t read every review copy, even if it is addressed to “Literary Blogger.” Isn’t that the most endearing title ever? 237 more words

The Tragic Lives of Oroonoko and Julius Caesar

In the story of Oroonoko, Oroonoko, an African prince, is forced to face many trials and tribulations. Eventually he is given the name “Caesar”, and although this may seem like a small detail, it plays an integral part in the story. 1,073 more words


NDMU Auditions for The Rover

By Rhea Guzman

Aphra Behn, the first professional female writer in English and the creator of “The Rover,” once said, “Each moment of a happy lover’s hour is worth an age of dull and common life.” Under the direction of Ann Turiano, Notre Dame of Maryland University is taking on the production of “The Rover” this spring. 241 more words

Arts And Entertainment

Review: Flashfire

“No,” Parker said.

All three were disappointed, gazing at him as though he’d let them down in some unexpected way. Carlson said, “Could I ask why?”

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Donald Westlake Novels

Two Badass Bitches: or, Dissertation Drama Pt. 2

So finally we have part two of my little dissertation diary project. Today, I thought I’d talk about the two wonderful lady writers that feature in my research project: Eliza Haywood, and Aphra Behn. 467 more words