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WP Bookblog Listing
- Le côté de Guermantes, deuxième partie (Marcel Proust 1920) 16 February 2020After all the talking heads of part 1, part 2 of the third title of À la recherche du temps perdu gets off to a powerful, moving start.
- Belvoir: Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam (Peter Goldsworthy, Steve Rodgers 2018) 16 February 2020I haven't read the Peter Goldsworthy novella this is adapted from. I hated it as a play. The whole thing hinges on a moment in which a parent reassures a terminally ill child by telling her that when she dies he will kill himself to be with her. At least in this production, that moment is just not justified. The set design seemed to belong to a differen […]
- Black Hammer 3: Age of Doom Part 1 (Jeff Lemire and others 2019) 16 February 2020A Christmas present.
- Quarterly Essay 76: Men at Work (Annabel Crabb 2019) 13 February 2020Subtitled Austalia's Parenthood Trap.
- Bombshell (Jay Roach 2019) 12 February 2020I as put off this film by the creepy Stepford Wives trailer and poster, and by the knowledge that it covered the same terrain as the TV series, The Loudest Voice in the Room. It turns out it's a brilliant study in evil and responses to it. All three main women are brilliant and John Lithgow as Roger Ailes is loathsomely so as well. The make-up for all f […]
- Le côté de Guermantes, deuxième partie (Marcel Proust 1920) 16 February 2020
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- Journal Blitz 5
- Proust Progress Report 6: halfway through the third book
- Jonas Hassen Khemiri, Everything I Don't Remember
- Bernhard Schlink's Weekend
- Bruce Pascoe's Dark Emu
- Ed Brubaker's Bad Weekend etc
- Proust Progress Report 5: Beginning the third volume
- Audio Books, sadly
- Elizabeth Strout's Olive, Again
- John Le Carré's Agent Running in the Field
- Clive James's River in the Sky
- End of year lists
- Simon Leys' Death of Napoleon
- Nana Kwama Adjei-Brenyah's Friday Black
- Gustason & Uberti's Notes from Public Typewriter