Movie Review

Movie Review: Christopher Robin

Christopher Robin -- now a family man living in London -- receives a surprise visit from his old childhood pal, Winnie-the-Pooh. With Christopher's help, Pooh embarks on a journey to find his friends -- Tigger, Eeyore, Owl, Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga and Roo. Once reunited, the lovable bear and the gang travel to the big city… Continue reading Movie Review: Christopher Robin

Book Lists, Book Review, History

Louisa May Alcott: Her Lesser Known (But Equally Wonderful) Works

Everyone knows Louisa May Alcott for her most famous book, Little Women (which BBC recently made into a tv mini series), but what many people don’t know is that she wrote several other books as well that are all just as wonderful as her most famous. So here is a list of the ones I… Continue reading Louisa May Alcott: Her Lesser Known (But Equally Wonderful) Works

Conferences, History, travel

The Janeite’s Dream Weekend

The Who: Teachers, college students, authors of Austen fanfic and related works, professors, and Jane Austen fans (AKA Janeites). The What: The Jane Austen Summer Program, which translates to four days worth of lectures, history lessons, discussion groups, elevenses, and dance lessons (which of course led to a Regency Ball). The Where: A combination of… Continue reading The Janeite’s Dream Weekend