Articles tagged teenage

‘Skippy Dies’: This Isn’t Hogwarts

Paul Murray's novel about tragedy, heartbreak, and quantum physics at an Irish private school is as snortingly funny as it is painfully poignant.

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Silverdocs Documentary Festival 2010: ‘Sons of Perdition’

In this documentary about boys exiled from Warren Jeff's fundamentalist Mormon cult, one notes that, "For [my family] it would have been better for me to die than to leave."

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Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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