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A Little Classic Hollywood for the Holidays, Part I

image of robert osborn and alec baldwin on tcm

Thanks for dropping by during the holidays.  I’m feeling rather festive this week and not too inclined to fill a vat full of prose.  My guess is that–around this time of year, anyway–you’d rather watch movie trailers.  I’ve found six … Read more »

Pick Six Great Movies

image of dooley wilson and bogey in "casablanca"

Whenever I teach my short-story class, I find myself talking about the movies.  I’ve always presumed that my adult-ed students, few of whom were ever English majors, are less likely to have Flannery O’Connor in common than Casablanca. But there’s … Read more »