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Articles with keyword "films"

Virginia Woolf


Virginia Woolf Was More Than Just a Women’s Writer

A Room of One’s Own is a formative feminist document, but critic Robert Kanigel argues that men are cheating themselves if they don’t embrace the book, too.

The MacArthur Theater


Memories of a Neighborhood Movie Theater, from When There Was Such a Thing

Oral histories mark the role of the neighborhood movie house

illustration of Solomon Northup by Gary Kelley


Solomon Northup's Odyssey

From American Playhouse to 12 Years a Slave, two films give different views of the same story.

Martin Scorsese during the Venice Film Festival in 1998.


The Art of Martin Scorsese

Former chairman Jim Leach interviews the 2013 Jefferson Lecturer about growing up, making films, and capturing that special "something" on the big screen.


Editor's Note, March/April 2013

Scorsese blurs the line between entertainment and art.