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Lady Chatterley's Lover

DH Lawrence. Lady Chatterley’s Lover. First Published 1928.

I think it’s Stella Gibbons fault. After reading her wonderfully funny parody of English rural melodramas I decided to segue into… 809 more words

The breakup

It is not you, it is me…

it is not the words you use, nor the overly fastidious way in which every action is depicted, or the fact that no matter how much I try, the story is just NOT grabbing at me. 222 more words

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Lady Chatterley's Lover

Having watched the BBC adaptation of the book I was curious to see how my memory of Lawrence’s classic stood the test of time. I last read “Lady Chatterley’s Lover” when I was in  my early twenties and even then I wasn’t over impressed. 379 more words


BREAKING: Broxtowe Cabinet Vote To Close D.H. Lawrence Heritage Centre

On Tuesday evening, Broxtowe Borough Council Cabinet members voted in favour of closing one of the borough’s most popular and iconic visitor attractions.

Broxvox understands all Conservative and Liberal Democrat members voted in favour of the closure. 110 more words

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Wild Thing

“I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself.

A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself.”

D. H. Lawrence


Book to Screen Adaptation: Lady Chatterley's Lover

Lady Chatterley’s Lover by DH Lawrence, Penguin

I recently watched the BBC adaptation of Lady Chatterley’s Lover and really enjoyed it. Sometimes when well known stories are reinvented they often follow previous versions and explore similar themes and as such fail to engage a new audience. 581 more words

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11 Reasons to watch Lady Chatterley's Lover on BBC

Are you ready for sexy, smutty sex?

D.H. Lawrence’s banned Lady’s Chatterley’s Lover will air on BBC tonight after much anticipation. The book was published in 1928 but quickly banned for its explicit description of the act of sex and unprintable words mainly “fuck” and “cock”. 208 more words