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Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

After having read the book, I really don’t like any of the descriptions for it from the book sites and so would rather include an excerpt on its inspiration from the… 740 more words

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Maria Kochetkova and Sebastian Kloborg

Maria Kochetkova Мария Кочеткова as “Lolita” and Sebastian Kloborg as “Profesor Humbert Humbert” based on the novel “Lolita” by Vladimir Nabokov from “Swimmer” choreography by Yuri Possokhov and music by Tom Waits, 2017 Dance Open Ballet Festival, Saint Petersburg, Russia… 26 more words

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"Symbols and Signs" Write Up by Anya Price

The short story “Symbols and Signs” by Vladimir Nabokov opens with two parents fretting over what to get their mentally unstable son for his birthday. It’s revealed that the couple had their son when they were middle-aged. 1,151 more words

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Theater Week - Speak, Memory

 

Installation by Sonya Leigh Drum for Marjorie Prime.

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through May 1, 2017

 

OPENING:

Marjorie Prime – In the near future an elderly woman, her mind fading, finds companionship from an artificial intelligence modeled on her late husband, who helps her recall – and reimagine – their life together. 394 more words

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Maria Kochetkova and Sebastian Kloborg

Maria Kochetkova Мария Кочеткова as “Lolita” and Sebastian Kloborg as profesor “Humbert Humbert” based on the novel “Lolita” by Vladimir Nabokov from “Swimmer” choreography by Yuri Possokhov and music by Tom Waits, 2017 Dance Open Ballet Festival, Saint Petersburg, Russia… 100 more words

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Tolstoy Journal, April 24, 2017: "Impressions do not make good writers."

Back in the saddle after a mini-vacation. I did not get any travel books on Tolstoy and fell behind on my reading, but have caught up this morning so that I am on page 170 of Volume VIII of the Works or up to Chapter V of Part Fourth of… 989 more words

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