Watching David Cronenberg's A Dangerous Method can leave the viewer feeling dangerously complacent. Look how far we've come from those uptight Victorian and Edwardian women with their long, rigid corsets; their impossibly white shirtwaists; and their yards and yards of lace.
Why, those women were ... More >>
Our heroine may be "poor, obscure, plain and little" -- but that's nothing that a piping-hot shepherd's pie won't cure!
We had this idea that we'd go watch Jane Eyre and then eat Jamaican food.
We were, admittedly, feeling a bit postmodern. Since we last spent much time with Jane Eyre, we'd rea ... More >>