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Emma's Writing Sense

Emma's Writing Sense

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 13th 2018

When Jane Austen’s first novel was published in 1811, writing and printing were laborious processes, as there were no personal computers with word-processing and format-emulating programs galore from

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Fabricated Memories

Fabricated Memories

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 26th 2017

With 10 years of moviemaking under his belt (14 if you count his zany reinvention of a Japanese spy film he transformed into 1966’s knockabout What’s Up, Tiger Lily?), writer-director Woody Allen ha

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Sense and Sensibility and Swamps

Sense and Sensibility and Swamps

Posted by Mike Fnnegan on Oct 23rd 2015

Twenty years ago, Jane Austen was an in-demand scribe indeed. The six-hour BBC adaptation of Pride and Prejudice starring Jennifer Ehle and Colin Firth as Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy, pre

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