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reviewed Woody Allen: The 2012 Documentary. September 02, 2013
Woody Allen: The 2012 Documentary
Woody Allen: A Documentary: Parts 1 & 2       Part  1:       In the last two weeks, on two consecutive Sunday evenings, I watched a total of 2 hours …
MY NOTEBOOKS: AN INTRODUCTION IN THE FORM OF SEVERAL OUTLINES      OUTLINE #1:        Section 1:       This review, this overview, …
MY DIARY OR JOURNAL:       Preamble:       Part 1:       This essay has been written as AN INTRODUCTION TO VOLUME 6 OF MY …
 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS     Preamble-Part 1:       I began to put the following sequence of questions and answers together as I was about to retire from full-time …
THE ORINARILY ORDINARY and The Sadratu'l-Muntaha      Part 1:      Mordecai Richler(1931-2001)was a Canadian author, screenwriter and essayist. A leading Canadian …
Seven Ages of Britain, a BBC television documentary series
BRITISH HISTORY   Beauty and Pure Delight      Part 1:      After studying and reading, teaching and tutoring, lecturing and writing about history for …
reviewed Star-Trek: The True Story. July 30, 2013
 STAR-TREK: The True Story       Modern Man in Search of A Soul1       You can read about the documentary Star-Trek: The True Story, at the following …
reviewed End Times: Our Apocalyptic Age. March 05, 2013
END TIMES       Section 1:      We live in an apocalyptic age. A 2002 poll found that 59% of Americans expect to experience the end times described in the …
reviewed Life's Richness and Complexity: All f.... March 04, 2013
FRAMEWORK       Inevitably in our modern world an artist’s work enters a labyrinth of sceptical interpretation no matter how much, no matter to what extent, that the artist …
reviewed Stanley Kubrick Boxes. March 04, 2013
KUBRICK’S BOXES       I watched with fascination the ABC2 program on 17 May 2009 at 8:30 p.m. “Stanley Kubrick’s Boxes.”  Kubrick died in the last …
reviewed Shakespeare: An Introduction. February 25, 2013
SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED      Shakespeare Uncovered is a documentary series that was transferred from BBC Four in the UK to PBS in America. Though the series focuses on individual plays, …
reviewed Impulsive Behaviour: Kevin Costner. February 20, 2013
Mr Brooks(1) is a 2007 thriller film starring Kevin Costner,  Demi Moore, Dane Cook, and William Hurt.  It was released on 1 June 2007, in the first two years of my retirement from all forms …
reviewed Lady Chatterley: A Book, A Film, a DV.... February 19, 2013
LADY CHATTERLEY and ME       Part 1:      The French film Lady Chatterley was released in the UK in August 2007.1  I saw  a small part of it last night …
A WAY OF TRAVELLING: 2 JOB APPLICATIONS A WEEK FOR 50 YEARS:       The information and details in my resume, a resume I no longer use in the job-hunting world, should help anyone …
Note: I tried to delete the underlining in the following post, but was unable to do so.-Ron Price, Tasmania      The Diaries of Richard Burton: FOLLOWING MY LIFE THROUGH RICHARD BURTON’S …
TWO POETS MEET IN THE SUMMER OF ‘62:   MY TRAVELLING AND POETIZING HAD JUST BEGUN      Great Russian poets are, in some ways, like martyrs of the church in that vast …
Clive James: Some Thoughts on An Interview
Clive James, man of many talents, roles and names to fame, admits that on some occasions when he spoke he did not know what he was talking about.  Goodness, you can’t know the detail about …
Proust: In Search of Lost Time
    THE LAST WORD   In order for the novelist Marcel Proust to seriously begin writing his famous novel In Search of Lost Time he had to create an imaginary deadline.1   Proust …
Little Dorrit: A Novel by Charles Dickens
   THANKS CHARLES      Although I was a student then teacher of English literature and composition at all levels of the educational process, from primary to post-secondary …
Universal House of Justice Ridvan Message 2010
I posted an introduction to the paradigmatic shift in the Baha’i community, the new culture of learning and growth that is at the heart of this paradigm, six years ago. I did this posting at several …
reviewed Funnies and Upliftings, Wee-Wisdoms a.... April 06, 2010
Funnies, Upliftings and Wee-Wisdoms: A Sub-Genre of the Email Industry
FUNNIES,  UPLIFTINGS, WEE-WISDOMS AND AMAZINGS: 1993 TO 2013      Preamble:      I wrote the following little bit of prose entitled ":Wee-Wisdoms, Upliftings, …
reviewed RonPrice: Tasmania. March 30, 2010
RonPrice: Tasmania
INTERVIEWER(I):      I understand that just last month, in April 1999, you taught your last class as a full-time professional teacher.  Now that you are able to give yourself …
reviewed Reacting To Criticism: A Comment on 6.... November 17, 2009
Reacting To Criticism: A Comment on 60 Years of Experience
THOUGHTS ON THE CRITICISM OF OTHERS      The first criticism of my writing, at least the criticism that I remember, was in 1949 when I was in kindergarten in southern Ontario. I’m …
reviewed An Interview With An Australian-Canad.... November 17, 2009
An Interview With An Australian-Canadian Poet
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS      Preamble:      I began asking and answering these questions in 1998 and added more in the spring of 2009.  This is the 26th  …
reviewed Poetry. November 17, 2009
Poetry
What makes poetry, at least for me, is the simultaneity of ideas and the greater density of language among a host of other 'makings.' I attempt a linearity and the sequential in my poetry; these are the …
reviewed Photographs. November 12, 2009
Photograph
THINKING ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHS       I always think photographs abominable and I don't like to have them around, particularly not those of persons I know and love.-Vincent van Gogh, …
reviewed This Boy's Life: A Memoir. October 07, 2009
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This essay is a comment on the whole question of writing one's memoirs rather than a review of "This Boy's Life: A Memoir." Some of the commentary in my essay is relevant to the book in question …
reviewed A Review of the Poetry of Ron Price. October 05, 2009
INTERVIEW      The content of this simulated interview was born from an article and interview I read in a journal called The Harvard Advocate(Fall 2004). Virtually all of my reading …
reviewed Autobiography. October 04, 2009
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reviewed Alfred Hitchcock Presents. August 21, 2009
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
HITCHCOCK      Jack Sullivan is director of American Studies and professor of English at Rider University.  He has written1 a long overdue tribute to Alfred Hitchcock's musical …
reviewed Ally McBeal. August 21, 2009
Ally McBeal
ALLY MCBEAL: A RETROSPECTIVE      In 1999, the year I retired from full-time teaching in Australia, the Ally McBeal show was at the height of its popularity.  It won an Emmy Award …
reviewed A Review of "The Music in My Life". July 28, 2009
LIST OF FAVORITE  MUSIC    AND    INDEX TO MY COLLECTION OF RECORDS         PREAMBLE:      You younger members at this site might …
reviewed Walt Whitman: An Inspiration. June 25, 2009
Walt Whitman: An Inspiration
Walt Whitman: An Inspiration --------------------------------------------- The young Whitman reminded his readers in 1855 when his now famous poem Leaves of Grass was published that "Who touches …
reviewed Kubrick's Boxes: A TV Doco. May 26, 2009
KUBRICK'S BOXES    I watched with fascination the ABC2 program on 17 May 2009 at 8:30 p.m. "Stanley Kubrick's Boxes."  Kubrick died in the last month of my 30 year full-time teaching …
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