Portfolio Category: Movies

On Page and Screen

Bringing together great literature and its equally great screen adaptations:   Jane Austen Author page: biographical sketch, bibliography, quotes, links Book review: Mansfield Park (1814) Screenplay review: Sense and Sensibility (Emma Thompson, 1995) Movie review: Sense and Sensibility (Columbia Pictures 1995, starring Emma Thompson) Project: By a Lady …   John Berendt Author page: biographical […]

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Beyond the 100th Meridian

Introduction When I was not even four years old, a new branch of my family inserted themselves into my life: my aunt, uncle, and cousins, recently returned from El Paso, TX, where my uncle, who was with the military, had spent one of the multiple, several-year-long stints at Fort Bliss that were spread throughout his […]

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