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Serious questions particular to movie diversifications must be not just constructed yet demonstrated. And, those questions, those methods, must be available to scholars, who're no longer but educationally refined sufficient to digest only theoretical fabric. examining Literature-to-Film diversifications: A Novelist's Exploration and advisor indicates an exploration into movie variation from a novelists' point of view, from the writer operating with a screenwriter, embarking on a trip to appreciate the results of literature-to-film version and the complexities and difficulties it increases. utilizing wel. learn more... advent; half One: The production and research of Literature; half : On Literature changing into movie; half 3: The construction and learn of movie; half 4: The Literature-to-Film edition Conundrum; Appendix A1 "The endure came visiting the Mountain": Formalist Questions for an in depth Textual studying of the tale; Appendix A2 inquiries to Ask of movie -- clear of Her; Appendix A3 Questions of clear of Her (and its resource textual content) -- to debate in school; Appendix A4 Intertextual comparability of a Literature-to-Film model; Appendix A5 Grade Sheet for Intertextual comparability Paper

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Wollstonecraft’s life and philosophy, other women’s lived experiences, other men’s lived experiences, research on sexual abuse, rape, and murder, and my critical analysis of Maria and Frankenstein filtered into the creation of my work. In short, my lived experience as well as my imagination contributed to the creation of my novel. Throughout the writing of the novel, and its continued revision, I worked from a strategy and had a vision of what I wanted the novel to achieve. Part of the strategy of the creation, for me, was to remember that each reader will bring her or his lived experience to the reading of the novel, and I wanted to encourage as On Literary Creation 29 diversified and individual an interpretation of the text as I could.

He believed a middle-class education should focus on English, and thus English literature, and in so doing, encourage a sense of belonging, a sense of country (Barry 2009, 13). In many ways, the study of English literature began to serve as a substitute for the way in which religion united — and controlled — people, but no longer was able to do so. In fact, as Terry Eagleton states, “If one were asked to provide a single explanation for the growth of English studies in the later nineteenth century, one could do worse than reply: ‘the failure of religion’ ” (2008, 20).

Once I’d decided to write my own novel, my next plan of action was to intersperse chapters of Maria, finished, with my own chapters, and interconnect them, showing how the present reflected the past. I was discouraged by a more experienced writer, a mentor, from attempting this endeavor as the product would have been too long and disjointed. As I’ve said, my novel grew out of two short stories, each portraying two women in each story who become friends in my novel. This friendship became the driving force of the plot, in a quiet, unobtrusive manner.

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