Totally Fitzgerald: Retyping The Great Gatsby

Well, today sees the UK cinema launch of Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. For weeks now we’ve been bombarded with all of the hype, the interviews, the shiny pictures and video footage of the film, and unless you’ve … [Read more...]

Introducing ‘Totally Fitzgerald’, an F Scott Fitzgerald reading project

Back in February/March you barely heard a peep from me, and for good reason. You see I had become totally absorbed with an author. I go through stages like this in my life, when I hook onto something - not always literature-related - and become so … [Read more...]

Introducing ‘Totally Callaghan’, a Morley Callaghan reading project

You know when you read something by an author that you’ve never read before and everything just feels right? You connect with his/her writing immediately. You find yourself hanging on every word that's set before you. You feel as though you and the … [Read more...]