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Life can’t defeat a writer who is in love with writing, for life itself is a writer’s lover until death. – Edna Ferber http://ift.tt/29rkdwe

Edna Ferber

Showboat, the novel, lacks liveliness of musical

A riverboat owner facing competition from the railroad in the waning years of the 19th century buys a successful touring company, the Cotton Blossom Floating Palace Theater. 190 more words


Big doesn’t necessarily mean better. Sunflowers aren’t better than violets. – Edna Ferber http://ift.tt/1OjIMEH

Edna Ferber

"Cimarron" 1931

What does Cimarron mean?

 Unless you are a massive fan of Edna Ferber’s 1929 Novel of the same name, you might be as clueless as I. 2,003 more words

Academy Award Best Picture Challenge

Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle. – Edna Ferber http://dlvr.it/KnL25q