Articles tagged 19th century

9 Jun 2015 // 7:50 AM

BBC America Offers ‘Strange’ Tales of Magic

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell looks at what happens in 19th century England if magic really existed.

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Little Women: Brilliant Book, Flawed Film

A scene shows Ryder blissfully tying up the manuscript and putting a rose under the string. That's rather like what Armstrong and the screenwriters did to the film: tied it up neatly with a pretty flower.

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16 Apr 2007 // 2:45 AM

‘Far’ character captivates author

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.—Daniel Mason stoops to pick a worm off a sidewalk, then jogs to catch up with his companions. He explains, “It’s

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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