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Colm Tóibín's 'The Master' - Ambiguity and Sexuality

Colm Tóibín’s The Master has been awarded a litany of honours including; being shortlisted for the 2004 Booker Prize, receiving the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award… 891 more words


I See Dead People

I bought the Ouija board from the toy store in our local mall, and my wife set it up in our dining room. She was teaching James Merrill’s The Changing Light at Sandover, a postmodern epic composed from séance transcripts, and she wanted to give spirit communication a whirl. 993 more words

What Makes a Novel

Objectives: Students will be able to recognize characteristics of a fictional novel. Students will be able to identify: the parts of a plot; the importance of setting, mood and atmosphere; thematic elements; symbols; and genre characteristics. 2,488 more words


The Turn of the Screw - Henry James [Review]

One evening my friend Mary and I were discussing books over a cup of coffee, as we usually do. This time we were talking about gothic novels due to the fact that we had just watched BBC’s… 737 more words


Turn of the Screw (Short Version)

The Turn of the Screw (Short Version)

“His little heart, dispossessed, had stopped.”

By extreme sensitivity cued,
the obsessive young lady pursued
ghosts who may have been there. 20 more words

Are there Homosexual Characters in 20th Century Opera?

Before beginning a seminar class in gender and sexuality in twentieth century music this semester, I never gave much thought to the existence of homosexual characters in opera. 784 more words

20th Century

Shame of The Innocents

At this point with a little more than a month left on the year, I’m trying my best to get as many movies in as possible. 416 more words