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How feminism became capitalism's handmaiden - and how to reclaim it

How feminism became capitalism's handmaiden - and how to reclaim it | Script to Screen | Scoop.it

A movement that started out as a critique of capitalist exploitation ended up contributing key ideas to its latest neoliberal phase

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My Two Cents on Feminism and Miley Cyrus

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“ Oddly, three high profile female musicians find themselves in a public debate about what it means to be a feminist. We can thank Miley Cyrus for the occasion. After claiming that the video for Wrecking Ball was inspired by Sinead O’Connor’s...”


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See How The 'Great Gatsby' Visual Effects Were Created

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The visual effects used in Baz Luhrmann's update of "The Great Gatsby" were heavily divisive, with some praising the film's bold aesthetics and others lambasting its overzealousness.

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Carey Mulligan's 'Great Gatsby' Beauty On 'Vogue ... - Hollywood Life

Carey Mulligan's 'Great Gatsby' Beauty On 'Vogue ... - Hollywood Life | Script to Screen | Scoop.it
The actress stayed in character, channeling Daisy from her upcoming film 'The Great Gatsby,' on the May 2013 cover of 'Vogue'! We'll tell you how to get her 1920's beauty look below!

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Fashion Fit for Executives, as Well as for Gatsby - New York Times

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New York Times Fashion Fit for Executives, as Well as for Gatsby New York Times NEW YORK — When the Baz Luhrman film version of “The Great Gatsby” opens in the United States on May 10 and kicks off the Cannes Film Festival five days later, it could...

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Carey Mulligan Covers ‘Vogue,’ Talks ‘Great Gatsby’ Role

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Oscar-nominated actress Carey Mulligan is on the cover of the May issue of Vogue, in character as Daisy Buchanan, whom she plays in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming film The Great Gatsby.
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Book Review - The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald

Book Review - The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald: Plot http://t.co/bISZfmCJ...

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Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' Officially Begins Production ...

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'Moulin Rouge!' director Baz Luhrmann has begun filming his adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, 'The Great Gatsby'. Read on for additional details about the production.

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The Great Gatsby: Living the Dream in the Valley of Ashes

In which John discusses critical readings of The Great Gatsby by F.

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The Great Gatsby and the American dream

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Class inequality and 'the gospel of wealth' – in tackling such issues F Scott Fitzgerald's masterpiece has never been more relevant.

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A Review of the book and film, The Great Gatsby - How great is Gatsby? - nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper

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A Review of the book and film, The Great Gatsby - How great is Gatsby?
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Buz Luhrmann's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's tragic novel, The Great Gatsby is a veritable visual treat.
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From the Page to the Screen

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Watching a movie with your children is another way to enhance and extend a good reading experience—and it's just plain fun. Of course, many film adaptations don’t quite live up to their literary so...

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F. Scott Fitzgerald at the Movies - Legacy.com

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When F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote The Great Gatsby, did he know he was writing a novel that, 90 years later, would be considered one of the great achievements of American literature?
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Second wave feminism - ABC Online

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“Second wave feminism ABC Online Rear Vision hears first-hand accounts from three veteran American feminists. Around the end of the nineteenth century, first wave feminists had won the vote and property rights.”

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Bringing Web Tools to Gatsby's Party: A Digital Path into a Jazz Age Classic

Bringing Web Tools to Gatsby's Party: A Digital Path into a Jazz Age Classic | Script to Screen | Scoop.it
"I wasn't actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity."
-- F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

The new film adaptation of The Great Gatsby starring Leonardo DiCaprio might move teens (Anyone else use Wordle for CCSS?

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Mary Clark's curator insight, May 15, 2013 2:49 PM

Wordle or another word cloud creation tool would be a good start to any book discussion.

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Enthusiastic Social Buzz For The Great Gatsby

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Positive Social Media Opinion Increases from Opening Weekend to Second Weekend in Theaters
When one of the year’s most anticipated films, The Great Gatsby, opened on May 10th, it was met with mixed critical reviews.

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Enthusiastic Social Buzz For The Great Gatsby

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Positive Social Media Opinion Increases from Opening Weekend to Second Weekend in Theaters
When one of the year’s most anticipated films, The Great Gatsby, opened on May 10th, it was met with mixed critical reviews.

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The Great Gatsby (2013) Film Promotion

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Deco chrome type adds to the glam glitz of Baz Luhrmann’s ultra-stylized ’20s.

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Craig Armstrong to Reunite with Baz Luhrmann on ‘The Great Gatsby’ | Film Music Reporter

Craig Armstrong to Reunite with Baz Luhrmann on ‘The Great Gatsby’ | Film Music Reporter | Script to Screen | Scoop.it

Craig Armstrong has been hired to score Baz Luhrmann's upcoming drama The Great Gatsby. The movie based on the classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher and Callan McAuliff

 

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Confuzzled Books: Review - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Title: The Great Gatsby Series: N/A Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald Genre: Classic, Fiction Publisher: Scribner Received: Purchased Release Date: 1925. Pages: 180. Rating: What is it About? A Man named Gatsby, his friends and ...

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3quarksdaily: Book Of A Lifetime: The Great Gatsby, By F Scott ...

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September 16, 2011. Book Of A Lifetime: The Great Gatsby, By F Scott Fitzgerald. Alan Glynn in The Independent: Gatsby Published in 1925, 'The Great Gatsby', a "consciously artistic achievement", is a study of the power of illusion.

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Lynzee's curator insight, February 13, 2013 3:29 PM

Gatsby news.

Macarena Del Pilar Cardenas's curator insight, August 30, 2014 10:39 AM

We recently watched the latest version of this movie, starring Leonardo Di Caprio and Tobey Macguire. I had seen the older version with Robert Redford which I really like, but I have to recognize that this version sticks a lot to the written story and the performances are good and it has a nice photography...the students really liked it...specially the girls....

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Teaching 'The Great Gatsby' With The New York Times

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In honor of the new film, we update an old post with new resources and teaching ideas. Do your students still relate to Gatsby and see the “flawed world” of America today in Fitzgerald’s portrait of the Jazz Age?

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Awesome resources from the NYTimes

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The 5 Most Insanely Ambitious Book-to-Film Adaptations - PolicyMic

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Hollywood's love for new ideas is only matched by Axl Rose's love for not eating two triple-decker ice-cream cakes in a row every day.
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The 5 most ambitious book-to-film adaptations - Salon

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The 5 most ambitious book-to-film adaptations
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All of that aside, a two-hour movie simply can't do justice to the enormity of material present in the novel. There's enough story there to fill a TV show with 10 seasons of 24 episodes each.
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The Book to Film Business: I Think I've Read that Movie Before ...

The Book to Film Business: I Think I've Read that Movie Before ... | Script to Screen | Scoop.it
Repeated cries of, “Oh, the book was so much better,” have not stopped studios from producing literary adaptations, nor have they stopped audiences from going. Truth is, there are only so many ideas out there, so why not ...
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