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That would be Michael Gilbert, author of some of the best mysteries you have never read. It torques me mightily that he is not better known on this side of the pond.

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After a long hiatus from the stage, New York actor and director Michael Gilbert decided to get some headshots and get back on stage. We did a combination of studio and environmental natural light portraits to get him ready to start auditioning again. 7 more words

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Guest Post: The Potentially Perverse Effects of Campaign Finance Disclosure Laws

Professor Michael Gilbert from the University of Virginia Law School contributes the following guest post:

Since at least the 1970s, proponents of campaign finance regulations in the United States and elsewhere have supported mandatory disclosure of monies spent on politics.  482 more words

Guest Commentary

Cover Lover: Smallbone Deceased

Smallbone Deceased is a classic mystery novel that takes place in the law firm of Horniman, Birley, and Craine. Shortly after the death of founding partner Abel Horniman, the strangled body of trustee Marcus Smallbone is found in a hermetically sealed file box. 506 more words

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RSS Feeds Actually Feeds

I had never thought of subscribing to RSS feeds until I was asked to subscribe it for our CMWP assignment. However, my perception of the feed changed entirely after I subscribed to it.

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Danger Within (1959) - Tuesday's Overlooked Film

The late Bryan Forbes co-adapted Michael Gilbert’s wartime mystery Death in Captivity (which I previously reviewed here) into this tight little movie, released in the US as… 1,108 more words

Tuesday's Overlooked Film

DEATH IN CAPTIVITY (1952) by Michael Gilbert

The unusual background for this superb locked room mystery is a POW camp in Italy, loosely based on the author’s own experiences during the Second World War.  961 more words

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