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March 31 in history

1146 Bernard of Clairvauxpreached his sermon in a field at Vézelay, urging the necessity of a Second Crusade.

1492 Queen Isabella of Castille issued the… 736 more words


The French Lieutenant's Woman:  Chapters 22-36

While Charles is still trying to sort out his feelings for Sarah, he receives word that his uncle wishes to see him immediately.  So he sets off for Winsyatt at once.  154 more words

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The French Lieutenant's Woman:  Chapters 13-21

Fowles now seems to claim ownership of his characters, even if he expects them to obey him.  How can they disobey him if he’s writing what they do? 163 more words

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The French Lieutenant's Woman: Chapters 1-12

In this first section of The French Lieutenant’s Woman, John Fowles seems to be taking on the role of an anthropologist – observing his characters rather than just telling a story. 350 more words

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Revelations of The French Lieutenant’s Woman

I tried to enjoy The French Lieutenant’s Woman, I really did. In the end, enjoyment was something I failed to achieve.

The French Lieutenant’s Woman is a novel in which Fowles explicitly sets out to mimic the Victorian novel in order to display the attitudes of the era. 1,035 more words

Book Review

The Collector @ The Space Theatre Review

The Collector by Mark Healy is an adaptation of the novel of John Fowles, both of which I hadn’t heard before. As such, I sit down at… 723 more words