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Sep 21, 2014
Sep 18, 2014 / 2 notes

'Frankenstein': Ethics in Mary Shelley's novel: “You Could Learn a lot F…

Sep 8, 2014 / 5 notes

My new Filmonic article:

"Ever since I was teen, I’ve always had a Dead Poets Wall. A bit strange, maybe, but I knew a number of people in high school who had their own little version of the Dead Rock Star Wall; my taste was always just a little more literary. Shelley (both P and M), Kerouac, Thoreau, Alcott, Carroll – these were just a few of the honoraries. Occasionally, I’ll see an actor/actress who suddenly reminds me of a particular dead author and I’m struck with the hankering of wanting to see him/her play said author on the screen. Click here for 7 examples of actors who just need to play these classic authors.”

Sep 2, 2014 / 40 notes

I blame all of my commitment issues on Louisa May Alcott

First, LMA introduced me to the perfect boy:

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Swoon… is he wonderful, or what? (Very!)

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He’s funny, kind, smart, playful (and loves books):

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Doesn’t mind being silly:

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He loves a good lark:

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He’s a fun dancer:

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He’s caring and supportive:

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He always tries to cheer you up:

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And then, then, LMA, you do *THIS* to me:

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And all I can think of is this:

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And how you, LMA, have inexplicably ruined my love life forever.

Sep 2, 2014 / 8 notes

gradschoolproblems:

this is how grad school feels

It really, really is.

Sep 1, 2014 / 33 notes
Sep 1, 2014 / 2 notes
Some books are so familiar that reading them is like returning home again.
Aug 13, 2014 / 388 notes
Aug 7, 2014 / 4 notes
It’s Shelley’s birthday today!
Aug 4, 2014 / 4 notes

It’s Shelley’s birthday today!