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“The Stuff that Dreams are Made of…” : Film Noir Reads

There is a genre of literature that I love, but has largely been forgotten today. I’m thinking of the great pulp fiction stories and novels of the 1920s – 1940s. Call it noir, hard-boiled, or just crime stories, some of the greatest characters have arisen from this lost art. In turn, these works inspired a […]

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The Season for Scary Movies

In my youth I really didn’t like horror movies. However, my BFF adored them. We watched a lot. Later, as a graduate student, I watched over 350 for my dissertation. You name it, I’ve probably seen it. This Halloween season, I’d like to share some of my favorites….